Actors Nakamura Takesaburô I as Kewaizaka Shôshô and Ichikawa Danjurô II as Soga no Gorô

初代中村竹三郎のけはい坂の少将と二代目市川団十郎の曽我の五郎

Japanese
Edo period
1715 (Shôtoku 5), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyomasu I (Japanese, active about 1696–1716), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0363; Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 54, #11

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 31.4 x 44.5 cm (12 3/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7191

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Bandô Ichi Kotobuki Soga
Theater: Nakamura
坂東一寿曽我(ばんどういちことぶきそが)
 中村

Signed

Torii Kiyomasu
鳥居清倍

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyomasu

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