Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as the Nun Seigen (Seigen bikuni)

「せいげんびくに 瀬川菊之丞」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1767 (Meiwa 4)
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Iseya Kôshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1122

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8142

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 Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

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