Actor Ôtani Tomoemon II as I no Hayata in The Story of Yorimasa and the Nue (Yorimasa nue monogatari)

「頼政鵺物語  (よりまさぬえものがたり) 猪の早太 大谷友右衛門」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1823 (Bunsei 6), 1st month
Artist Asayama Ashikuni (Japanese, about 1775–1818)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 93

Dimensions

Hosoban; 34.5 x 15.5 cm (13 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2165

Medium or Technique

Woodblock/stencil print (kappazuri); ink on paper, with stenciled color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Norimasa Nue Monogatari
Theater: Kita, Kyoto

Signed

Ransai ga

蘭斎画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection