Actor Nakamura Takesaburô I as Tora Gozen, with two child actors as kamuro

「とら御せん 中村竹三郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1721 (Kyôhô 6), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0032

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 15.3 cm (11 3/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

06.1006

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Tsuru Kame Osana Soga
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