Actor Arashi San'emon III as a Tatami Maker, actually Soga no Jûrô

「そかの十郎 嵐三右衛門」 (三代目嵐三右衛門の畳屋、実は曾我十郎)

Japanese
Edo period
1734 (Kyôhô 19), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Urokogataya


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0570, fig. 119, color pl. 11; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 100

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.2 x 15.2 cm (11 7/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

06.1312

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: Nanakusa Nigiwai Soga
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyomasu hitsu

絵師鳥居清倍筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection