Actor Kikugawa Daikichi Representing Bun'ya no Yasuhide, No. 1 from the series Sexy Boys as the Six Poetic Immortals (Iroko Rokkasen)

「色子六歌仙 壱 文屋やすひて 菊川大吉」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1746 (Enkyô 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0066

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 28.8 x 7.5 cm (11 5/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5660

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Mark of publisher Emiya (Uemura) Kichiemon on nos. 3 and 6 in the series.

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu
鳥居清信筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection