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The actor Segawa Kikujiro in the role of Umegai, standing on the veranda of a house, near the water holder from which gold pieces were thrown up when she bargained with the Evil One for a marriage portion.

Creator:
Kiyonobu I (or II?) (Japanese, 1664-1729) (Printmaker)
Other Names:
Urukogataya (Japanese, active 18th century) (Publisher)
Title:
The actor Segawa Kikujiro in the role of Umegai, standing on the veranda of a house, near the water holder from which gold pieces were thrown up when she bargained with the Evil One for a marriage portion.
Date:
ca. 1728
Medium:
woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 11 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (29.8 x 14.6 cm) Paper / Sheet: 11 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (29.8 x 14.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Charles Stewart Smith Collection.
Department:
Print Collection
Object Number:
112975
Description:
color
Catalogue Raisonne
Smith A-5