Actor Yamashita Kinsaku II, aka Rikô, as the Fan-seller (Ôgiuri) Shinsaku, actually Minamoto no Tsunewakamaru

扇子うり新七本名源ノつね若丸 「山下金作 里紅」(二代目山下金作)

Japanese
Edo period
1757 (Hôreki 7), 2nd month
Artist Torii Kiyohiro (Japanese, active 1737–1776), Publisher Maruya Kuzaemon


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1486 (?)

Dimensions

Wide hosoban; 38 x 17 cm (14 15/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5413

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (second part, finale): Koro wa Satsuki Musume Narukami
Play (main feature): Some Tazuna Hatsuuma Soga
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Torii Kiyohiro
鳥居清広

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection