Actor Ichimura Kamezô I as Wankyû

「わん久 市村亀蔵」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1760 (Hôreki 10), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0906

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 14 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8149

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Furiwakegami Suehiro Genji
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

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