Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke I

「市川門之助」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1720 (Kyôhô 5)
Artist Torii Kiyotomo (Japanese, active about 1720–1740), Publisher Komatsuya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1276

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.4 x 15.9 cm (11 3/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5682

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color, nikawa, and metallic pigment

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyotomo hitsu
鳥居清朝筆

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