Actor Arashi Otohachi I, aka Wakô

「嵐音八 和光」 (初代嵐音八)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1757 (Hôreki 7)
Artist Torii Kiyoshige (Japanese, active 1720–1760), Publisher Maruya Kuzaemon


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1345, fig. 33, color pl. 14

Dimensions

Wide hosoban; 39.3 x 17.9 cm (15 1/2 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5670

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyoshige
鳥居清重

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection