Natori Shunsen, Nakamura Shikaku II as Shizuka Gozen in 'Yoshitsune and the thousand cherry trees' Enlarge 1 /1

Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960

artist

Nakamura Shikaku II as Shizuka Gozen in 'Yoshitsune and the thousand cherry trees' [Nakamura Shikaku II Horikawa Gosho Shizuka Gozen] 1926 Description: the actor Nakamura Shikaku II 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: 16
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 39.7 h x 27.2 w cm image 38.2 h x 25.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Blair( )143
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jennifer Gordon 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.34