Actor Yoshizawa Iroha as Osato (?)

初代芳沢いろはのおさと

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 8th month (?)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.3 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4330

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura (?)
Theater: Nakamura
義経千本桜(よしつねせんぼんざくら)
 中村

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