Actor Arashi Rikan II as the Footman (Yakko) Teisuke (or Sadasuke?)

「奴定助 嵐璃寛」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1835 (Tenpô 6), 8th month
Artist Yasukawa Harusada I (Japanese, 1798–1849), Publisher Shôhonya Kichibei (Shôkichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

General reference: Kitagawa, "Notes on the sumizuri actor prints of Kyoto," Andon 72-3 (2002), 27-33

Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 19.6 x 12.4 cm (7 11/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.62.21

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hiyoku Mon Sato no Nishiki-e
Theater: Naka
双紋廓錦絵(ひよくもんさとのにしきえ)
 中

Signed

Harusada ga
春貞画

Provenance

Originally accepted for Asiatic Department Library in a book numbered 74650

Credit Line

Gift of Kojiro Tomita