The actor Onoe Kikugorō with folded arms in front of a tower


  • Title

    The actor Onoe Kikugorō with folded arms in front of a tower

  • Artist/maker

    Utagawa Yoshitora (active c. 1850 - c. 1880) (designer)
  • Associated people

    Shimizuya Naojirō (active c. 1845 - 1873) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1850 - 1873
  • Material and technique

    nishiki-e (full colour) woodblock print, with bokashi (tonal gradation)

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  • Dimensions

    mount 55 x 40 cm (height x width)
    sheet 35.6 x 23.9 cm (height x width)
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  • Credit line

    Presented by Christ Church College, University of Oxford, 1983.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

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