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Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô as a Traveling Nun

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Play: Koizome Sumidagawa Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga 鳥居清満画

Marks

Artist's seals: Kiyomitsu, Tsûsen

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Kenkichi Hirakawa; March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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, 1758 (Hôreki 8), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1224

Dimensions

Ô-hosoban; 37.3 x 17 cm (14 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8153

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints