Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as the Spirit of a Quail (Uzura no Sei)

「うづらのせい 瀬川菊之丞」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1763 (Hôreki 13), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyotsune (Japanese, active 1757–1779), Publisher Matsumura Yahei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1539

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.3 x 13.9 cm (11 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.431

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shikai Nami Yawaragi Taiheiki
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Torii Kiyotsune hitsu

鳥居清経筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection