Original woodblock print by Tadakiyo Hasegawa (1847-1929) and Kiyotada Torii (1875-1941) - 'Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô IX as Musashibô Benkei in Kanjinchô' from the series "The Eighteen Great Kabuki Plays" - Japan - 1897
Kabuki Juhachi Ban were the famous eighteen kabuki plays by the Ichikawa family.
This print shows actors from the play Kanjincho
Below: Ichikawa Danjuro IX in the role of Musashibo Benkei, by Tadakiyo Hasegawa
Above: an unidentified actor in the role of Togashi, by Kiyotada Torii
Signed and sealed by both artists
Size: oban, 23.5 x 35 cm
Condition: good, some soiling
- Original woodblock print
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Tadakiyo Hasegawa (1847-1929) and Kiyotada Torii (1875-1941)
- Title of artwork
- 'Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô IX as Musashibô Benkei in Kanjinchô'
- Good condition, see description
- 35×23.5×0.01 cm