Actor Nakamura Matsue I as Yaoya Oshichi

八百屋お七 「中村松江」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1763 (Hôreki 13), 2nd month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Tomitaya (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 72 x 10.4 cm (28 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5469

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Fûjibumi Sakae Soga
Theater: Ichimura
封文栄曽我(ふうじぶみさかえそが)
 市村

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyomitsu

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection