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The Actor Nakamura Kiyosaburo as a Courtesan, from the book Ehon butai ogi
The Actor Nakamura Kiyosaburo as a Courtesan, from the book Ehon butai ogi
Artist:
Date:
1770
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 239 x 148 mm (9 7/16 x 5 13/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54755.1
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

half-length portrait of actor dressed as a courtesan in a fan-shaped border. Actor's name and poetry name (Kagyo) printed in reserve against the colored border (LL and RC).