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Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV in a Dance of Seven Changes

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych. MFA impressions: 21.5897, RES.50.52

Signed

Shunchô ga 春潮画

Provenance

March 1918, 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

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Right sheet of diptych: TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1746

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 26.1 cm (15 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5897

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints