Actor Matsumoto Shichizô as Konami

松本七蔵の小なみ

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2), 5th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8147

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two very similar, but not quite identical, prints: 21.8147, 21.8148

Play: Chûshingura
Theater: Nakamura

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