Actor Bando Hikosaburo II as Kasaya Hanshichi, real name Zenjibô

「笠谷半七 本名ぜんじ坊 坂東彦三郎」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1760 (Hôreki 10), 6th month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0896

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.7 x 14.4 cm (12 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8138

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Soga Mannen-bashira
Theater: Ichimura
曽我万年柱(そが まんねんばしら)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu hitsu
鳥居清満筆

Provenance

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection