Sawada Shojiro in the Role of Hayashi Buhei, from the series Creative Prints, Collected Actor Portraits by Shunsen

Artist: Natori Shunsen 名取春仙 (1886-1960)
Publisher: Watanabe Shōzaburō 渡邊庄三郎 (Japan, 1885-1962)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1927
Ink and color on paper
H x W (overall): 39.7 x 27.4 cm (15 5/8 x 10 13/16 in)
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

actor, Japan, kabuki, portrait, Robert O. Muller collection, Showa era (1926 - 1989), sword, theater, yakusha-e
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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