Iwai Shijaku and another Actor in a Night Scene Artist: Shunkōsai Hokuei (Japanese, active ca. 1829–37)

Medium

Polychrome woodblock print; oban diptych

Dimensions

without mounting: 15 1/16 × 20 9/16 in. (38.3 × 52.3 cm)
with mounting: 22 1/16 × 27 15/16 in. (56 × 71 cm)

Credit Line

Fred Olsen Fund

Accession Number

1977.142

Geography
Culture
Period

Edo period (1615–1868)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Purchased in 1977 by Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Marks

Engraver's seal (rectangle, relief): Surimono hori Kasuke; Artist's seal below signature (square, intaglio): Fumoto no yuki

Signed

Signed and seals on left print, lower left, and on right print, lower right: "Shunkosai Hokuei"

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