Japan 1886 – 1960
Ichikawa Sumizo VI as Shirai Gonpachi in 'The floating world's pattern and matching lightning bolts'
[Ichikawa Sumizo VI Gonpachi] 1926 Description: the actor Ichikawa Sumizo VI in the role of Shirai Gonpachi in the kabuki drama 'The floating world's pattern and matching lightning bolts' [Ukiyozuka hiyoku no inazuma]
Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait
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