The Okina Dance (Okina-watashi), from the series Annual Events of the Theater in Edo (Ô-Edo shibai nenjû gyôji)

「大江戸しばゐねんぢうぎやうじ 翁渡し」(おおえどしばいねんじゅうぎょうじ おきなわたし)

Japanese
Meiji era
1897 (Meiji 30), January 11
Publisher Hasegawa Sumi (Japanese), Artist Torii Kiyosada (Japanese, 1844–1901)


Catalogue Raisonné

Herwig, Heroes of the Kabuki Stage (2004), #27

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 24.2 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.32

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a series co-designed by Adachi Ginkô and Torii Kiyosada.

Signed

Torii Kiyosada hitsu

Provenance

1953, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: March 12, 1953)

Credit Line

Anonymous Gift