Actors Nakamura Sukegorô I as Sasaki Ganryû and Ôtani Hiroji II as Tsukimoto Mushanosuke

「ささきかんりう 中村助五郎」(初代)、「つきもとむしや之助 大谷広次」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1753 (Hôreki 3), 7th month
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760), Publisher Maruya Kuzaemon


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0322

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.1 x 14.2 cm (11 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7221

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu ga

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