Ichikawa Sadanji in the role of Sukeroku

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

    Hanging scroll; ink and charcoal on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 118.8 x 66.7 cm (46 3/4 x 26 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Kawanabe Kyosai 河鍋暁斎 (1831-1889)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Josiah Conder (1852-1920)
    Estate of Helen A. Grut
  • Provenance

    Josiah Conder (1852-1920) [1]
    To 1975
    Helen A. Grut, Copenhagen, to 1975
    From 1975
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Helen A. Grut's Estate in 1975
    [1] According to the object's record, the sketch was once owned by Josiah Conder, the artist's British pupil between 1881 and 1889 (see Curatorial Note 2, Y. Shimizu, 1983, in object record).
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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