Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960


Bando Shucho III as Shizuka Gozen in 'Yoshitsune and the thousand cherry trees' [Bando Shucho III Shizuka] 1925 Description: the actor Bando Shucho III in the role of Shizuka Gozen in the kabuki drama 'Yoshitsune and the thousand cherry trees' [Yoshitsune senbon zakura]

Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait, onnagata, lover
Page: 7
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

Dimensions: sheet 42.3 h x 28.2 w cm image 38.0 h x 25.9 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Blair( )134
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jennifer Gordon 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.27