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Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô I as Kiso Yoshinaka

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Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#438); 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, 1740 (Genbun 5), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0175; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 80

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 14.8 cm (12 7/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5653

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints