Woman playing Samisen

Maker(s)
Artist: Okumura Masanobu 奥村政信 (1686-1764)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1686-1764
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (sheet and image): 30.2 x 15.7 cm (11 7/8 x 6 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of the family of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number
F1974.83
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock Print

Keywords
actor, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kabuki, music, shamisen, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum