Image of a kabuki actor on a folding fan

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Maker(s)
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi 歌川国芳 (1797-1861)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1856
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 35.8 x 24.4 cm (14 1/8 x 9 5/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Olga Hirshhorn
Accession Number
F1993.22
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
actor, Edo period (1615 - 1868), fan, Japan, kabuki, oban, theater, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance, yakusha-e
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Olga Hirshhorn 1920 - 2015

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum