Actor as the Wandering Nun (Kumano bikuni) Kikuzaki

「熊野びくに菊咲」

Japanese
Edo period
1850 (Kaei 3)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Blockcutter Koizumi Minokichi (Hori Mino) (Japanese, 1833–1906)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

17.3213.26

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The actor and performance have not yet been identified.

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga

香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Mino

改印:福、村松
彫師:彫巳の

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection