Actor Ichikawa Ebizô II as Bunshin Yanone Gorô

「市川海老蔵 分身矢根五郎」(二代目市川海老蔵)

Japanese
Edo period
1754 (Hôreki 4), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyoshige (Japanese, active 1720–1760), Publisher Sakaiya Kurobei


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1326; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 160

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 14.5 cm (12 7/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5669

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Momo Chidori Kuruwa Soga
Theater: Nakamura
百千鳥艶郷曽我(ももちどりくるわそが)
 中村

Signed

Torii Kiyoshige ga
鳥居清重画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection