Actor Ichikawa Masuzô I as Soga no Gorô

曽我五郎 「市川升蔵」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1758 (Hôreki 8), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Matsumura Yahei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1222

Dimensions

Ô-hosoban; 39.8 x 17.8 cm (15 11/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

21.8152

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Tokitsu Kaze Irifune Soga
Theater: Nakamura
時津風入船曽我(ときつかぜいりふねそが)
中村
宝暦08 · 01・02

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyomitsu

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