Actor Segawa Kikunojô II

二代瀬川菊之丞

Japanese
Edo period
about 1771 (Meiwa 8)
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1186; Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 267, #60

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 14 cm (12 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8165

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8165, 21.8166

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection