Cherry Blossoms of Love (Koi-zakura): Actor Sanjô Kantarô II (?) as Yaoya Oshichi

「恋さくら」 二代目三条勘太郎ヵの八百屋お七

Japanese
Edo period
1718 (Kyôho 3), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyomasu I (Japanese, active about 1696–1716), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Object Place: Geo-cultural attribution not provided

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #36; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 70

Dimensions

Vertical ô-ôban; 54.9 x 32.3 cm (21 5/8 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.845

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 Kiyomasu
鳥居清倍

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