Actors Yoshizawa Ayame I and Yamanaka Heikurô I

「よしさわあやめ」(初代芳沢あやめ)、「山中平九郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1714 (Shôtoku 4)
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729), Publisher Nakajimaya Izaemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2311; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 66

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.3 x 15.5 cm (11 15/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7203

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (tan-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

May 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from K. Matsuki; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection