Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as a Girl with Battledore and Shuttlecock at New Year

初代尾上松助の羽根突き娘

Japanese
Edo period
about 1768 (Meiwa 5)
Artist Torii Kiyotsune (Japanese, active 1757–1779)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1566

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.4 x 14.3 cm (11 15/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5691

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Probably the right sheet of a polyptych, with 21.5692 as the left sheet.

Signed

Torii Kiyotsune ga
鳥居清経画

Markings

No publisher's mark
Artist's seal: Kiyotsune
版元:なし

Provenance

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection