Japan 1886 – 1960
Nakamura Kaisha I as Okaru in 'Love suicides on the eve of the Koshin festival'
[Nakamura Kaisha Yoi Goshin Okaru] 1928 Description: the actor Nakamura Kaisha I in the role of Okaru in the kabuki drama 'Love suicides on the eve of the Koshin festival' [Shinju yoi Goshin]
Collection Title: Collection of creative portraits by Shunsen [Sosaku-hanga Shunsen nigao shu]
Title Notes: Actor portrait, onnagata
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