Actors Segawa Kikunojô II as the Courtesan Katsuragi and Ichimura Uzaemon IX as Nagoya Sanza

「けいせいかつらき 瀬川菊之丞」(二代目)、「なごや山三 市村宇左衛門」(九代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #135

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 42.8 x 26.5 cm (16 7/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.832

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 Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyomitsu

Provenance

Lent by Gilbert E. Fuller, August 9, 1921. Returned October 11, 1923. Re-lent July 8, 1929. Returned September 19, 1931. Purchased Nov. 20, 1945 at Parke Bernet Galleries

Credit Line

John Ware Willard Fund