Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as Tsukisayo (?)

四代岩井半四郎の月小夜ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.3 x 14.3 cm (12 5/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4227

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kamuri Kotoba Soga no Yukari
Theater: Ichimura
冠言葉曽我由縁(かむりことばそがのゆかり)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection