Actors Ichimura Kamezô I as Kume no sennin and Nakamura Kumetarô I as Tamayo no hime

「粂仙人 市村亀蔵」(初代)、「玉よの姫 中村粂太郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1754 (Hôreki 4), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyohiro (Japanese, active 1737–1776), Publisher Nakajimaya Izaemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1391; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 162

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.3 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5411

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Asakusa no Kane
Theater: Ichimura
傾城浅草鐘(けいせいあさくさのかね)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyohiro hitsu
鳥居清広筆

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