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Actors Yoshizawa Gorôichi (R), Segawa Kikunojô II (C), and Nakamura Matsue (L)

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Triptych: 21.8156 (left), 21.8157 (center), 21.8158 (right)

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga (on each sheet) 鳥居清満画

Provenance

June 23, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; 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, about 1763 (Hôreki 13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1242; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pls. 49-51

Dimensions

Hosoban triptych

Accession Number

21.8156-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints