Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960


Ichikawa Chusha VII as Takechi Mitsuhide in 'The picture book of the Taiko' [Ichikawa Chusha VII Taiju no Takechi] 1926 Description: the actor Ichikawa Chusha VII in the role of Takechi Mitsuhide in the kabuki drama 'The picture book of the Taiko' [Ehon Taikoki]

Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait, traitor
Page: 17
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 27.4 w cm image 37.7 h x 25.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Blair( )144
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jennifer Gordon 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.35