Nakamura Utaemon IV as Danshichi Kurobei from the series Famous Places in Edo for the Twelve Months (Edo meisho mitate jūnikagetsu no uchi)

Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi 歌川国芳 (1798-1861)
Publisher: Yahataya Sakujirō 八幡屋作次郎 (active ca. 1844-1853)
Block carver: Horikō Takichi 彫工舛吉
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1852, 8th month
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
H x W (overall): 37.6 × 25.3 cm (14 13/16 × 9 15/16 in)
Credit Line
The Pearl and Seymour Moskowitz Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

actor, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, tattoo, The Pearl and Seymour Moskowitz Collection
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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