Actors Ôtani Hiroji III as Matsuô and Bandô Matatarô IV as Umeô

「大谷広次」 (三代目大谷広治の松王) 「坂東又太郎」 (四代目坂東又太郎の梅王)

Japanese
Edo period
1772 (Meiwa 9/An'ei 1), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0009; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #292, and pl. 160

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 13.3 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2181

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyonaga ga

鳥居清長画

Markings

Unidentified publisher's mark.

Provenance

October 16, 1911, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection