The Fifth Month (Gogatsu): Actor Yamashita Kinsaku I as Hitomaru

「五月」 初代山下金作の人丸

Japanese
Edo period
about 1755 (Hôreki 5)
Artist Torii Kiyohiro (Japanese, active 1737–1776), Publisher Maruya Kohei (Hôsendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1366

Dimensions

15.8 x 7.4 cm (6 1/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5417

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyohiro hitsu
清広筆

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