Actor Sawamura Harugorô I
After Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760)
Hosoban; 31.7 x 15.4 cm (12 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa
Not On View
The actor Sawamura Sôjûrô held the name of Sawamura Harugorô I from Spring 1741 to the 10th lunar month of 1747.
Torii Kiyonobu hitsu
March 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection