Actor Ôtani Hiroji I as Asahina

朝比奈 「大谷広次」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1733 (Kyôhô 18), 1st month (?)
Artist Torii Kiyotada I (Japanese, active about 1720–1750), Publisher Izumiya Gonshirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1307

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 15 cm (12 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.438

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hanabusa Bushin Soga (?)
Theater: Ichimura (?)

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyotada

ゑし鳥居清忠

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyotada

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection