Carriage Stopping, from the Kabuki play, "Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy"

Katsukawa Shunshō
(Japanese, 1726–1792)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture: Japan
Medium: One sheet of a triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: Overall: 12 5/8 x 17 7/16 in. (32.1 x 44.3 cm); Image: 12 11/16 x 5 15/16 in. (32.2 x 15.1 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1918
Accession Number: JP464

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