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Actor Arashi Ryûzô II as Teraoka Heiemon

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MFA impressions: 21.5965 (with added mica and false Sharaku signature), 21.6025 Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura Theater: Miyako

Signed

Shun'ei ga 春英画

Provenance

March 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1795 (Kansei 7), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), pl. 20 (different colors); Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #195

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 24.3 cm (14 5/8 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6025

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints