Actor Onoe Matsusuke I

「尾上松助」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Torii Kiyotsune (Japanese, active 1757–1779), Publisher Iwatoya Genpachi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1550?

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 14 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5689

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyotsune ga
鳥居清経画

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