Actors Ichikawa Raizô I and Yoshizawa Goroichi in a Hair-combing Scene

「市川雷蔵」(初代)、「芳沢五郎市」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1764 (Hôreki 14/Meiwa 1)
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1044

Dimensions

Hosoban; 24.4 x 13.4 cm (9 5/8 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.35

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The names of the roles are written beside the names of the actors but are largely torn off and so no longer legible.

Inscription

Poem

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga (mostly torn off)

鳥居清満画

Markings

No publisher's mark

版元:なし

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund and the William Sturgis Bigelow Collection