Natori Shunsen, Nakamura Utaemon V as Yodogimi in 'A sinking moon over the lonely castle where the cuckoo cries' Enlarge 1 /1

Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960

artist

Nakamura Utaemon V as Yodogimi in 'A sinking moon over the lonely castle where the cuckoo cries' [Nakamura Utaemon V Yodogimi] 1926 Description: the actor Nakamura Utaemon V in the role of Yodogimi in the kabuki drama 'A sinking moon over the lonely castle where the cuckoo cries' [Hototogisu kojo no rakugetsu]

Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait, onnagata, madness
Page: 13
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 1925-1929

Dimensions: sheet 40.0 h x 27.0 w cm image 37.6 h x 25.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Blair( )140
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jennifer Gordon 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.31