- Torii Kiyomitsu I, fl. ca. 1716-1764, Japanese
- Yamashiroya, Japanese, publisher
Segawa Kikunojo II as the princess Usuyukihime (Nidai Segawa Kikunojo Usuyukihime)
Polychrome woodblock print
Sheet: 31.1 x 13.7 cm (12 1/4 x 5 3/8 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Inscription verso, bottom center in pencil: 15.00[text and poems] inscribed upper left with role and to left name of actor Poem reads: Aki no no ya(translates to) In a contest of colors kumo iro iro no (translates to) is a myriad of colored clouds iro kurabe (translates to) over the autumn hillsThe cat. file contains another reading of the poem, the word "kumo" cloud apparently read as "koi," love. The season is clearly autumn.(The cataloguer is rejecting Roger Keyes's reading of the character in 2003.12/12/2007DDG)
Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke
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