An image of Actors: Arashi Rikan II and Seki Sanjûrô II in Hakkenden

Shunbaisai HOKUEI

(Japan  – circa 1837)

Actors: Arashi Rikan II and Seki Sanjûrô II in Hakkenden

Other titles:
Unidentified scene from Kabuki drama
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868, Tenpo era 1830–1844
Year
1833-1837
Media
Print
Medium
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
Accession number
106.1976.a-b