Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960


Nakamura Kichiemon I as Takechi Mitsuhide in 'The banner of rebellion' [Nakamura Kichiemon Badarai Mitsuhide] 1925 Description: the actor Nakamura Kichiemon I in the role of Takechi Mitsuhide in the kabuki drama 'The banner of rebellion' [Toki wa ima kikyo no hataage]

Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait, traitor
Page: 1
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
Edition: edition of 150
Place Published: Tokyo: Watanabe 1925-28

Dimensions: sheet 40.7 h x 27.3 w cm image 38.3 h x 26.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Blair( )128
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jennifer Gordon 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.21