Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as Ôiso no Tora

大磯の虎 「中村富十郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1742 (Kanpô 2), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0664

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 13.8 cm (12 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.356

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Musume Soga Gaijin Yashima
Theater: Nakamura
娘曽我鎧陣八島(むすめそがかいじんやしま)
 中村

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyomasu hitsu
絵師鳥居清倍筆

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter