Kabuki Actor Nakamura Shikan as Genkuro

Maker(s)
Artist: Shunbaisai Hokuei 春梅斎北英 (active 1724-1737)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1835
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 38.5 x 25.9 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
The Anne van Biema Collection
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2004.3.287
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
actor, Anne van Biema collection, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kabuki, portrait, theater, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance, yakusha-e
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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