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Title

Actors: Arashi Rikan II and Seki Sanjûrô II in Hakkenden


Artist

Shunbaisai HOKUEI

Japan

- circa 1837


Details


Other Title

Unidentified scene from Kabuki drama


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1833-1837


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

35.8 x 49.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed l.l. [left sheet] , in Japanese, ink [incised into block] "Shunbaisai Hokuei ga [picture by Shunbaisai Hokuei]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [right sheet], in Japanese, ink [incised into block] "Shunbaisai Hokuei ga [picture by Shunbaisai Hokuei]". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Thea Waddell 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

106.1976.a-b


Artist information

Shunbaisai HOKUEI

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 6. cat.no. 1.7