Skip to main content

Actor with sword and green hat in left hand: P.6507-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Actor with sword and green hat in left hand

Maker(s)

Designer: Kunisada, Utagawa

Entities

Categories

Description

Colour print from woodblocks. Ôban. Signed: Kunisada. Censor's seal: kiwame

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

School or Style

Japanese
Ukiyo-e

Techniques used in production

Colour printing
Woodcut

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.6507-R
Primary reference Number: 182439
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 16 January 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Actor with sword and green hat in left hand" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/182439 Accessed: 2024-02-25 02:38:05

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/182439 |title=Actor with sword and green hat in left hand |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-02-25 02:38:05|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-182439

More objects and works of art you might like

Dish

Accession Number: C.204-1991

Left-hand dagger

Accession Number: HEN.M.316-1933

Conrad the Corsair

Accession Number: C.869-1984

Hand-and-a-half sword

Accession Number: HEN.M.188-1933

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...