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Colour Woodblock Print - Ichikawa Hakuen as Gengobei with Nakamura Matsue as Sakumo

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1926P493
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1820 - 1830

Maker Information

Artist:Ryusai Shigeharu - View biography for Ryusai Shigeharu

Notes

Print of the celebrated Osaka actor Danjiro V11 whose pen name (as opposed to his more familiar professional name) was Hakuen.

Bequeathed by Henry Watson Smith, 1926.

Further Information

Production Period:Edo Period (1600-1868)
School/Style:Japanese Print
Medium:Coloured woodblock print on paper.
Material(s):Paper
Place of Origin:Osaka, Japan

Dimensions

Height:241 mm
Width:365 mm