Ichikawa Sadanji I as Akiyama Kii-no-kami, the scene of flames (yakiuchi no ba) from the series New plays of the Meiji-za (Meiji-za shin-kyogen)

Artist: Toyohara Kunichika 豊原国周 (1835-1900)
Publisher: Kokkeido
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, May 1, 1894
Ink and color on paper
H x W (image): 36 × 71.9 cm (14 3/16 × 28 5/16 in)
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

actor, fire, Japan, kabuki, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), Robert O. Muller collection, theater, triptych, ukiyo-e, yakusha-e
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Andreas Marks. Japanese Woodblock Prints (1680–1938). Köln, Germany. pgs. 536-538.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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