Kabuki actor (one of a diptych with F1978.68)

Maker(s)
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (1786-1864)
Publisher: Muramatsu
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1856
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 35.3 x 25.5 cm (13 7/8 x 10 1/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harold P. Stern
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1978.69
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
actor, diptych, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kabuki, oban, theater, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance, yakusha-e
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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