Actors Arashi Wakano I as Kewaizaka no Shôshô, Ichikawa Danjûrô II as Soga no Gorô, and Ichikawa Monnosuke I

初代嵐和歌野の化粧坂少将、二代目市川団十郎の曽我五郎、初代市川門之助

Japanese
Edo period
1723 (Kyôhô 8), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyotomo (Japanese, active about 1720–1740), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1288

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 14.8 cm (12 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5678

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Soga Koyomibiraki
Theater: Naskamura
曽我暦開(そがこよみびらき)
中村
享保08 · 01

Signed

Torii Kiyotomo hitsu
鳥居清朝筆

Markings

Collector's seals: (unidentified)

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection