Actors Bandô Hikosaburô II as Akaneya Hanshichi and Bandô Matatarô IV as the Pack-Horse Driver of Yodo (Yodo no mumakata)

「あかねや半七 坂東彦三郎」(二代目)、「よとの馬かた 坂東又太郎」(四代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1760 (Hôreki 10), 6th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Emiya (Uemura) Kichiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0897

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 14.1 cm (12 3/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8125

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Soga Mannen-bashira
Theater: Ichimura
曽我万年柱(そが まんねんばしら)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

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