Actor Bandô Hikosaburô II as Soga no Gorô

「そがの五郎 坂東彦三郎」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1761 (Hôreki 11), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyotsune (Japanese, active 1757–1779), Publisher Yamashiroya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1519

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.7 x 14 cm (12 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.434

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Edo Murasaki Kongen Soga
Theater: Ichimura
江戸紫根元曾我(えどむらさきこんげんそが)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyotsune ga
鳥居清経画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection