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Actor Sanjô Kantarô II as the Courtesan Katsuragi (Keisei Katsuragi)

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Signed

Gakô Torii Kiyoshige hitsu

Marks

Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#529); 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 1730 (Kyôhô 15)

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1313

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 15.7 cm (12 1/2 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5668

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints