Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô IV as Sugawara Michizane

四代目松本幸四郎の道真

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 14.2 cm (12 3/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4028

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami
Theater: Ichimura
菅原伝授手習鑑(すがわらでんじゅてならいかがみ)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Collector's seal

Provenance

Spring 1913, 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