Actor Onoe Tamizô I

「尾上多見蔵」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1779 (An'ei 8)
Artist Torii Kiyotsune (Japanese, active 1757–1779), Publisher Yama-Ichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1647

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 13.2 cm (11 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.427

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Tamizô changed the spelling of his name to the version shown here in the 8th month of 1779.

Signed

Kiyotsune ga
清経画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection