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Woodblock Print - Shikan 11 (Utaemon IV) in the role of Ariwara No Narihira

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1929P577
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1815 - 1825

Maker Information

Artist:Hokuei - View biography for Hokuei


Hokuei was an important designer of theatrical actor prints in Osaka. This is the right side of a triptych.

Presented by an anonymous donor, 1929.

Further Information

Production Period:Edo Period (1600-1868)
School/Style:Japanese Print
Medium:Coloured woodblock print.


Height:374 mm
Width:257 mm