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Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VII Holding a Demon Mask

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Second or later edition; metallic block with signature and inscriptions eliminated.

Signed

Unsigned 国貞〈1〉ヵ

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1831 (Tenpô 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

McKee, Colored in the Year's New Light (Becker coll. exh. ca., 2009), #141; Mirviss, Masterpieces of the Art of Surimono (2003), cat. no. 22; Izzard, Kunisada's World (1993), #51; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 305

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 22 x 19.5 cm (8 11/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9307

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints