Actor Nakajima Mihoemon I as Ôtomo no Matori

「中しま三保エ門 大とものまとり」(初代中島三甫右衛門)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1726 (Kyôhô 11), 3rd month
Artist Tsunekawa Shigenobu (Japanese, active about 1720–1740), Publisher Yamatoya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2180

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.5 x 15.5 cm (13 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1110

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: Ôtomo Matori
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Tsunekawa Shigenobu hitsu

常川重信筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection