Actor Ichimura Uzaemon

市村宇左衛門

Japanese
Edo period
about 1737 (Genbun 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760), Publisher Nakajimaya Izaemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0150; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 76

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.1 x 14.9 cm (12 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5654

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu
鳥居清信筆

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