Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Shin Usuyuki (The New Story of Usuyuki)
  • Japan
  • Shin Usuyuki (The New Story of Usuyuki), circa 1750, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Shinusuyuki
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 295 x 130 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 5/8 x 5 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 295 x 139 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 5/8 x 5 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7599
Description

Scene from kabuki play. Samurai holds a large case (for koto?). In style of Torii Kiyotsune.