Actors Matsumoto Kôshirô II as Hachizô and Segawa Kikujirô I as Shigenoi

八蔵 「松本幸四郎」(二代目)、重の井 「瀬川菊次郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1751 (Kan'en 4/Hôreki 1), 5th month
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Surugaya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0738

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30 x 14 cm (11 13/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5454

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Koi Nyôbo Somewake Tazuna
Theater: Nakamura
恋女房染分手綱(こいにょうぼうそめわけたづな)
 中村

Signed

Torii Kiyomasu hitsu
鳥居清倍筆

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection