Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960

Nakamura Fukusuke IV as Komachiya Soshichi in 'The adventures of the Hakata damsel' [Nakamura Fukusuke IV Kezori no Soshichi] 1927 Description: the actor Nakamura Fukusuke IV in the role of the smuggler Komachiya Soshichi in the kabuki drama 'The adventures of the Hakata damsel' [Hakata kojoro nami makura]

Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait
Page: 25
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

Dimensions: sheet 39.8 h x 27.8 w cm image 37.5 h x 25.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jennifer Gordon 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.158