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Maker(s):Kubo Shunman
Culture:Japanese (1757-1820)
Title:Actor Ichikawa Danjūrō VII as Sukeroku in play "Sukeroku and the Flower of Relationship in Edo (Sukeroku Yukari no Edozakura)"
Date Made:ca. 1816-1817
Materials:woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper with metallic and embossed embellishments
Place Made:Asia; Japan; Edo
Measurements:sheet: 8 1/16 in x 7 1/4 in ; 20.5 cm x 18.4 cm
Accession Number:  AC 1990.83
Credit Line:Gift of William Green
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

Actor Ichikawa Danjūrō VII as Sukeroku dressed informally in kimono decorated with a pattern of shishimai (lion'sdance) masks, geta (wooden clogs), and a tenugui (cloth) on his head; standing between two tables decorated with red tablecloths. Embossed tree branches at top. Poem by Hisakataya.

men; figures; standing; pose; kabuki; kimonos; text; tables; cloth

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