Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Minamoto no Yorinobu

二代市川門之助の源頼信

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 11th month
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Eki (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0042; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #323, and pl. 162

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.4 x 13.5 cm (11 15/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.35.24

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Shosa: Kigoto no Hana Koi no Ukifune
Play: Kiku Jidô Shuen no Iwaya
Theater: Morita
樹花恋渡舟(きごとのはなこいのうきふね)
菊児童酒宴岩屋(きくじどうしゅえんのいわや)
 森田

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

1935, sold by Kihachiro Matsuki to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 3, 1935)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund