Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VII Holding a Demon Mask

般若の面を持つ七代目市川団十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1831 (Tenpô 2)
Attributed to Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864)


Catalogue Raisonné

McKee, Colored in the Year's New Light (Becker coll. exh. ca., 2009), #141; Mirviss, Masterpieces of the Art of Surimono (2003), cat. no. 22; Izzard, Kunisada's World (1993), #51; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 305

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 22 x 19.5 cm (8 11/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9307

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second or later edition; metallic block with signature and inscriptions eliminated.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection