Actor Sanogawa Ichimatsu I with a Puppet of Himself (?) as Shôshô

「せうせう 佐野川市松」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1750s
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Maruya Kohei (Hôsendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 41 x 29.2 cm (16 1/8 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5447

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 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