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Actor Yamashita Kinsaku I as Hitomaru

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Signed

Kiyohiro hitsu

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1755 (Hôreki 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1366

Dimensions

15.8 x 7.4 cm (6 1/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5417

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints