Actor Segawa Kikunojô II, aka Rokô, as Kewaizaka no Shôshô

「瀬川菊之丞 路考」 (二代目瀬川菊之丞の化粧坂の少々)

Japanese
Edo period
1759 (Hôreki 9), 1st month
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0848

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 14 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.37

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hatsugai Wada Sakamori
Theater: Nakamura
初買和田宴(はつがいわだざかもり)
 中村

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu hitsu
鳥居清満筆

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: April 14, 1949)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift