Sawada Shojiro in the Role of Hayashi Buhei, from the series Creative Prints, Collected Actor Portraits by Shunsen

Maker(s)
Artist: Natori Shunsen 名取春仙 (1886-1960)
Publisher: Watanabe Shōzaburō 渡邊庄三郎 (Japan, 1885-1962)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1927
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 39.7 x 27.4 cm (15 5/8 x 10 13/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2003.8.1558
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
actor, Japan, kabuki, portrait, Robert O. Muller collection, Showa era (1926 - 1989), sword, theater, WWII-era provenance, yakusha-e
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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