Actor Ichikawa Raizô I as Minamoto Yoshitsune

「源よしつね 市川雷蔵」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1761 (Hôreki 11), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Maruya Kuzaemon


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0947; Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 251, #23

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 14.7 cm (12 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8133

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Nippon ga Hana Hangan Biiki
Theater: Nakamura
日本花判官贔屓(にっぽんがはなはんがんびいき)
 中村

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection