Actor Yamashita Kinsaku I, Center Sheet of a Triptych of Actors (Yakusha sanpukutsui chû)

「役者三幅対 中」 初代山下金作

Japanese
Edo period
about 1724 (Kyôhô 9)
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Ogawaya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0460

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 14.5 cm (12 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5439

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyomasu hitsu
鳥居清倍筆

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