Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke I as a Flower Vendor

初代市川門之助の花売り

Japanese
Edo period
1724 (Kyôhô 9), 1st month
Artist Kondô Kiyoharu (Japanese, active about 1704–1720), Publisher Masuya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2190; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 117

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 15.5 cm (12 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5395

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1302 (without signature), 21.5395 (with signature)

Play: Matsu Kazari Kamakura-biraki
Theater: Nakamura
松飾鎌倉開( まつかざりかまくらびらき)
中村
享保09 · 01

Signed

Gakô Kondô Kiyoharu hitsu

Provenance

May 6, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection