Actor Yoshizawa Iroha I as Nioteru-hime

初代芳沢いろは

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 14 cm (11 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4258

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Iromoyô Aoyagi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
色模様青柳曽我(いろもようあおやぎそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#577); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection