Actor Tsutsui Kichijûrô in the Spear Dance

「京下り 筒井吉十郎」

Japanese
Edo period
1704 (Hôei 1), 11th month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2439; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 13; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Rietburg pl. 37 (Yamamoto edition; different blocks); Michener, Floating World (1954), #26; Ukiyo-e taisei 2 (1931), #s 16-17

Dimensions

Vertical ô-ôban; 53.5 x 31.5 cm (21 1/16 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5644

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (tan-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

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