Actor Ichimura Takenojô II as Ariwara Narihira, with unidentified actors

市村竹之丞の在原業平

Japanese
Edo period
1735 (Kyôhô 20), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760), Publisher Murataya Jirobei (Eiyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0138

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 15.4 cm (12 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1099

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

Play: Kongen Nana Komachi
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu

鳥居清信筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection