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Actor Kataoka Nizaemon VII as Fujiwara Shihei

七代目片岡仁左衛門 の藤原時平

Japanese
Heisei-era reproduction of Edo-period design
2005 (Heisei 17)
Printed by Takenaka Seihachi (Japanese, born in 1935), Blockcutter Hiroshi Fujizawa (Japanese)


Dimensions

39 x 26.6 cm (15 3/8 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1203

Medium or Technique

Shina-veneer woodblock print; Ink and color on Echizen washi paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 57/100
Papermaker: Ichibei Iwano 9th

Based on a print originally made for the production of Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami at the Miyako Theater from the 7th month of 1796 (Kansei 8).

Provenance

2006, given to the MFA from the artist's son.

Credit Line

Gift of Takenaka Kenji and Takenaka Seihachi