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Actor Yamashita Kinsaku I, Center Sheet of a Triptych of Actors (Yakusha sanpukutsui chû)

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Signed

Torii Kiyomasu hitsu

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; 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 1724 (Kyôhô 9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0460

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 14.5 cm (12 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5439

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints