Actors Sanjô Kantarô II as Yaoya Oshichi and Ichimura Takenojô II as Koshô Kichisaburô

二代目三条勘太郎の八百屋お七と二代目市村竹之丞の吉三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1718 (Kyôho 3), 1st month


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0060; Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #37; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 16; Michener, Floating World (1954), #27

Dimensions

Vertical ô-ôban; 55.4 x 31.8 cm (21 13/16 x 12 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

02.847

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (tan-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Nanakusa Fukki Soga
Theater: Ichimura
七種福貴曽我 (ななくさふっきそが)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu
鳥居清信

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyomasu

Provenance

Purchased December 2, 1902, source unknown. Formerly in the collection of Prince Konoe, Kyoto

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund