Actor Hayakawa Hatsuse as Ayame no mae

早川初瀬のあやめの前

Japanese
Edo period
1700 (Genroku 13), 11th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729), Publisher Hangiya Shichirôbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2271

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.9 x 16 cm (12 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1166

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Yorimasa Mannen Goyomi
Theater: Yamamura

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

1900, purchased by Denman Waldo Ross from Yamanaka & Co., New York; 1906 gift of Denman Waldo Ross, Cambridge, Massachusetts to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 8, 1906)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection