Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô IV as Kudô Suketsune

四代目松本幸四郎の工藤祐経

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.2 x 15.5 cm (11 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4025

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Gohiiki Nennen Soga
Theater: Nakamura
御贔屓年々曽我(ごひいきねんねんそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection