Actor Sanjô Kantarô II as Yaoya Oshichi

二代目三条勘太郎の八百屋お七

Japanese
Edo period
1718 (Kyôho 3), 1st month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Torii Kiyomasu I (Japanese, active about 1696–1716)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.1 x 15.1 cm (12 5/8 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.324

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: Nanakusa Fukki Soga
Theater: Ichimura
七種福貴曽我 (ななくさふっきそが)
 市村

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

No publisher's mark
版元:なし

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