Actors Bandô Hikosaburô II as Ômi no Gengorô and Matsumoto Matsuzô as the Apprentice (Detchi) Chôzô

「あふみの源五郎 坂東彦三郎」(二代目)、「でつち長蔵 松本松蔵」

Japanese
Edo period
1767 (Meiwa 4), 4th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1137

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.4 x 13.7 cm (11 15/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8129

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hatsu Akinai Ômise Soga (second part, added in the 4th month to the play that had been running since the 1st month)
Theater: Nakamura
初商大見世曽我(はつあきないおおみせそが)
 中村

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Provenance

January 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection