Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô IV as Asama Saemon

四代目松本幸四郎の浅間左衛門

Japanese
Edo period
1773 (An'ei 2), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 15.4 cm (12 3/8 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4193

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Kataokayama
Theater: Nakamura
傾城片岡山(けいせいかたおかやま)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection