Actor Tatsuoka Hisagiku as Tomoe

「ともへ 辰岡久菊」

Japanese
Edo period
1740 (Genbun 5), 4th month
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760), Publisher Nakajimaya Izaemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0177; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 79

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.7 x 15.3 cm (12 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1098

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color, nikawa, and metallic filings

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu

鳥居清信筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection