An image of Song of farewell for a departing couple

RYÔKO

(Japan  – )

Song of farewell for a departing couple

Other titles:
Announcement of a Kabuki play, A gidayû verse: song of farewell for a departing couple
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
1862
Media
Print
Medium
colour woodcut
Dimensions
38.0 x 24.9 cm image; 38.0 x 25.5 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed l.r., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Ryôko gi...(illeg.)" [and artist's seal].
Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of Ryder Walter Griffiths Swinson 1968
Accession number
DO20.1968