Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I

初代中村富十郎

Japanese
Edo period
about 1771 (Meiwa 8)
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1187 or 1188

Dimensions

Hosoban; 24.2 x 13.2 cm (9 1/2 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.67

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24