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Title

Onoe Matsusuke I

1770


Artist

Ippitsusai Bunchō

Japan

1725 - 1796


Details


Other Title

(fan - onnagata)


Alternative title

Ehon butai ôgi: Shodai Onoe Matsusuke


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1770


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

23.5 x 14.2 cm


Signature & date

Signed c.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "[artist's seal]".
Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993


Location

Not on display


Accession number

325.1995


Artist information

Ippitsusai Bunchō

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 7. cat.no. 3.2

Tony Schirato and Jen Webb, Reading the visual, New South Wales, 2004, 44 (illus.). fig. 2.3

HATTORI Yukio, Edo no shibai-e o yomu, Tokyo, 25 Nov 1993, 115 (illus.). illus.no. 72