Actors Sanogawa Ichimatsu I as Soga Gorô and Ôtani Oniji I as Asahina Saburô

「そがの五郎 佐野川市松」(初代)、「あさひな 太谷鬼次」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1748 (Enkyô 5/Kan'en 1), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760), Publisher Nishimuraya Denbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0274

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.6 x 14.3 cm (11 5/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7218

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Mon Zukushi Nagoya Soga
Theater: Ichimura
紋尽名護屋曽我(もんづくしなごやそが)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu
鳥居清信筆

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