Arts and Designs of Japan
October Selection October 2018

Artist Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
Title Actors of the Segawa Family
Top to bottom: Segawa Kikunojo as Katsuragi Muken, Segawa Kikujiro as Izumo no Okuni, Segawa Kikunojo II as Shujaku Shishi
Series Kokon Haiyu Nigao – Anthology of Actor Portraits Past and Present
Date 9/1863
Publisher Hirookaya Kosuke
Format Oban (9 1/4" X 14")
Comment This is from a series of 100 prints, portraits of 300 actors, grouped by families. The portrait of each actor in one of his famous roles is accompanied by text describing his lineage.
Price $125.
< Previous #21 Next >

October Selection Listing | Home | About Us | Reference Books | Search by artist:

Arts and Designs of Japan
Peter and Lois Gilder
P.O. Box 22075, San Francisco, CA 94122
Phone: (415) 759-6233
gilder@artsanddesignsjapan.com
http://www.artsanddesignsjapan.com/
 

Member,
Ukiyoe Dealers
Association
of Japan

Ukiyoe Dealers Association of Japan