Natori Shunsen, Ichimura Uzaemon XV as Kataoka Naojiro in 'The faithful samurai' Enlarge 1 /1

Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960

artist

Ichimura Uzaemon XV as Kataoka Naojiro in 'The faithful samurai' [Ichimura Uzaemon XV Iriya Naoji] 1925 Description: the actor Ichimura Uzaemon XV in the role of Kataoka Naojiro (also called Naozamurai) in the kabuki drama 'The faithful samurai' [Naozamurai]

Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait, honourable criminal, lover
Page: 3
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 40.1 h x 27.5 w cm image 38.1 h x 26.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Blair( )130
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jennifer Gordon 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.23