An image of Three onnagata (female role actors)

Utagawa Kuniyoshi

(Japan 1797 – 1861)

Three onnagata (female role actors)

Other titles:
(Onnagata)
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
1847-1852
Media
Print
Medium
woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions
36.5 x 24.8 cm
Signature & date

Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga [picture by Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi and artist's seal]". Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993
Accession number
596.1993