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Actor with Toads
Actor with Toads
Date:
ca. 1830
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Woodcut, Oban
Dimensions:
Sheet: 380 x 252 mm (14 15/16 x 9 15/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
1989.1.126
Acquisition Date:
1989-10-05
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Part One, 1500 - 1950, 29 June - 8 Sept 1991.

A very fierce warrior type all gotten up in an elaborate outfit with two swords, leather armour, etc.stands staring off in the presence of two giant clawfooted toads. ( Jim Hahn 03/01/95)
Arashi Rikan II as Ogata Rikimaru in the play (Magigican Changing Boulders into ToadsKeisei kuruwa no odamaki, a magician changing boulders into toads