Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Actor Otani Hiroji I 1699–1747 in the Role of a Fish–vendor

Artist:
Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H. 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm); W. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP1754
Not on view
Signature: Shunsho ga (tsubo)
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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