Play: Otokoyama O-Edo no Ishizue Theater: Kiri Forms the right sheet of a triptych; 21.6850 is the center sheet.
Toyokuni ga 豊国画
Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極
Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; February 10, 1920, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Ficke sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1794 (Kansei 6), 11th month
Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musée Guimet II (1990), pl. 89; Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #112; Yoshida, "'Yakusha butai no sugata-e' kenkyû," Ukiyo-e 27 (1966), p. 31, #44
Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 24.8 cm (15 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper