Actor Ogino Yaegiri I

「おきの八重桐」 (初代荻野八重桐)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1730 (Kyôhô 15)
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Izutsuya Chûzaemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0531; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 94

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.1 x 14.9 cm (11 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5443

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 Kiyomasu hitsu
鳥居清倍筆

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection