Actor Segawa Kikunojô I

「瀬川菊之丞」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1736 (Kyôhô 21)
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0141

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.2 x 15.3 cm (12 11/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.7208

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu
鳥居清信筆

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