Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as Umegae

「梅がへ 瀬川菊之丞」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1764 (Hôreki 14/Meiwa 1), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyotsune (Japanese, active 1757–1779), Publisher Tomitaya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1542

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 14 cm (12 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5690

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hiragana Seisuiki
Theater: Ichimura
ひらかな盛衰記(ひらがなせいすいき)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyotsune ga
鳥居清経画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#267); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection