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Cherry Blossoms of Love (Koi-zakura): Actor Sanjô Kantarô II (?) as Yaoya Oshichi

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Signed

Torii Kiyomasu

Marks

Artist's seal: Kiyomasu

Provenance

Purchased December 2, 1902, source unknown. Formerly in the collection of Prince Konoe, Kyoto

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1718 (Kyôho 3), 1st month

Object Place

Geo-cultural attribution not provided

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #36; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 70

Dimensions

Vertical ô-ôban; 54.9 x 32.3 cm (21 5/8 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.845

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints