Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Unidentified Actor in a Female Role

Artist:
Katsukawa Shunkō (Japanese, 1743–1812)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H. 12 7/8 in. (32.7 cm); W. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP1763
Not on view
Signature: Shunko ga
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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