Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as Yaoya Oshichi

「八百屋お七 瀬川菊之丞」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1761 (Hôreki 11), 3rd month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Zen of Sakai-chô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0932

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 13.6 cm (12 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8131

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Fude Tsubana Yaoya Oshichi
Theater: Ichimura
筆葽八百屋お七(ふでつばなやおやおしち)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection