Paul Binnie
Ichikawa Danjūrō as Benkei

Paul Binnie “Ichikawa Danjūrō as Benkei” main image
Artist
Paul Binnie
Title
Ichikawa Danjūrō as Benkei
Japanese title
Ichikawa Danjūrō no Benkei 市川 團十郎の弁慶
Series title
A Great Mirror of the Actors of the Heisei Period
Japanese series title
Heisei yakusha ō-kagami 平成役者大鏡
Date
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper
Paper dimensions (h × w)
42 × 29.5 cm
Image dimensions (h × w)
37.5 × 25.7 cm
Edition size
100
Artist's proofs
1 known
Carver
Paul Binnie
Printer
Paul Binnie
Subjects
Kabuki actors (Yakusha-e 役者絵)
Remarks
Ichikawa Danjūrō XII
A small number of copies were not marked proof nor edition numbered.
References
Van den Ing, E (ed.) , Paul Binnie: A Dialogue with the Past, Art Media Resources, Chicago, p. 89
Catalogue number
48 (L244)
Supplementary images
Paul Binnie “Ichikawa Danjūrō as Benkei” Pencil sketch thumbnailPencil sketch
Paul Binnie “Ichikawa Danjūrō as Benkei” Hanshita-e (keyblock picture) thumbnailHanshita-e (keyblock picture)
Paul Binnie “Ichikawa Danjūrō as Benkei” Colour test in watercolour thumbnailColour test in watercolour
Paul Binnie “Ichikawa Danjūrō as Benkei” Mihon (test print) thumbnailMihon (test print)