Actors Yoshizawa Gorôichi (R), Segawa Kikunojô II (C), and Nakamura Matsue I (L)

芳沢五郎市  二代目瀬川菊之丞  初代中村松江

Japanese
Edo period
about 1763 (Hôreki 13)
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Maruya Kohei (Hôsendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1242; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pls. 49-51

Dimensions

Hosoban triptych; 30 x 42.9 cm (11 13/16 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8156-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.8156 (left), 21.8157 (center), 21.8158 (right)

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga (on each sheet)
鳥居清満画

Provenance

June 23, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection