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An image of Actor Sawamura Tosshō by Utagawa KUNIYOSHI

Utagawa KUNIYOSHI

(Japan 1797 – 1861)

Title
Actor Sawamura Tosshō
Other titles:
Kabuki actor
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
circa 1832
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

35.7 cm x 24.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed c.l. in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga [picture by Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi]". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993
Accession number
424.1995.1
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 7. cat.no. 3.11

Louise Mitchell, Stepping out: three centuries of shoes, Sydney, 2009, 18 (colour illus.). The colour illus. on page 18 is the image from the right side of this work.

Exhibition history (1)

Heroes and Villains, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 May 2001–19 Aug 2001