Actors Sawamura Sôjûrô I and Ichimura Takenojô IV

初代沢村宗十郎、四代目市村竹之丞

Japanese
Edo period
about 1722 (Kyôhô 7)
Artist Torii Kiyotomo (Japanese, active about 1720–1740), Publisher Ômiya Kuhei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1282

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.5 x 15.7 cm (11 1/4 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5679

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color, nikawa, and metallic pigment

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyotomo hitsu
鳥居清朝筆

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