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Actor Sakata Hangorô II as Hige no Ikyû

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Play: Sukeroku Yukari no Hatsuzakura Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1776 (An'ei 5), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0055; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #330, and pl. 166

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.9 x 13.4 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.71

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints