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Actor Nakamura Sankô I as Sagami

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych. MFA impressions: 11.35459-60, 11.38974a-b, 17.3212.20 (L sheet only) Play: Ichinotani Futaba Gunki Theatre: Kado From an album with decorative paper pasted over the names of the actors.

Signed

Shunkôsai Hokushû ga 春好斎北洲画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1825 (Bunsei 8), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 94; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 1 (1997), #163

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 40.1 x 27.8 cm (15 13/16 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3212.20

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints