Natori Shunsen

Japan 1886 – 1960

Onoe Kikugoro VI as Hayano Kanpei in 'The treasury of the loyal retainers' [Onoe Kikugoro VI Hayano Kanpei] 1931 Description: the actor Onoe Kikugoro VI in the role of Hayano Kanpei in the kabuki drama The forty-seven samurai [Kanadehon chushingura]

Collection Title: Supplement to collection of portraits by Shunsen [Shunsen nigao shu tsuika]
Title Notes: Actor portrait
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: 37.5 h x 24.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Pauline and John Gandel Fund 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.990