The Actors Nakamura Utaemon IV as the Yakko Dohei and Mimasu Ganosuke as Yurugi Saemon

Maker(s)
Artist: Utagawa Sadanobu 歌川貞信 (1809-1879)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1837
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 25.5 x 38.5 cm (10 1/16 x 15 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
The Anne van Biema Collection
Collection
Anne van Biema collection
Accession Number
S2004.3.293
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
actor, Anne van Biema collection, battle, bow, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kabuki, moon, oban, portrait, theater, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance, yakusha-e
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Edwardo Schwartz
Anne van Biema American, 1915 - 2004

Published References
  • Das Kaiserliche Japan. no. 21, 22 February 2006. p. 101.
  • Ann Yonemura with contributions by et al. Masterful Illusions: Japanese Prints from the Anne van Biema Collection. Seattle and Washington. cat. 315, p. 345.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum