Original woodblock print - Washi paper - Demon - Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792) - The Actor Ichikawa Shōemon in the role of a demon - From "A Picture Book of Stage Fans" - Japan - ca 1770

Description
Original woodblock print - Washi paper - Demon - Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792) - The Actor Ichikawa Shōemon in the role of a demon - From "A Picture Book of Stage Fans" - Japan - ca 1770
Good condition, see description - 24.2×24.8×0.1 cm

Original woodblock print - Washi paper - Demon - Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792) - The Actor Ichikawa Shōemon in the role of a demon - From "A Picture Book of Stage Fans" - Japan - ca 1770

Artist: Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792)

Title: The Actor Ichikawa Shōemon in the role of a demon

Publisher: Unknown

Date: ca 1770

Size: 24.2 x 14.8 cm

Condition report: Backed, light stains from glue at the bottom.

See Chicago Art Institute: https://www.artic.edu/artworks/31326/the-actor-ichikawa-shoemon-from-a-picture-book-of-stage-fans-ehon-butai-ogi

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Technique
Nishiki-e (brocade picture) polychrome woodblock printing
Material
Washi paper
Period
ca 1770
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792)
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
Demon
Title of artwork
The Actor Ichikawa Shōemon in the role of a demon - From "A Picture Book of Stage Fans"
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
24.2×24.8×0.1 cm
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