Japan 1886 – 1960
Otani Tomoemon VI as Kan Shojo (Sugawara Michizane) in 'Sugawara's secrets of calligraphy'
[Otani Tomoemon VI Ankyo no Kanshojo] 1927 Description: the actor Otani Tomoemon VI in the role of Kan Shojo (Sugawara Michizane) in the kabuki drama Sugawara Michizane [Sugawara denju tenarai kagami]
Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait, statesman, historical figure
Place made: Tokyo, Kanto, Tokyo metropolis, Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, ink and colour on paper woodblock print, printed in colour from multiple blocks Support: paper