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Actor Azuma Tôzô II as Munetô's Wife Utô, Actually the Spirit of Hiraga no Taka in Dewa Province

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MFA impressions: 21.4722, 21.4723 Play: Otokoyama Yunzei Kurabe Dance number (shosa): Oshiegusa Yoshiwara Suzume, with nagauta music Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga 一筆齊文調画

Marks

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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, 1768 (Meiwa 5), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Waseda db 030-0148

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 14.7 cm (11 3/4 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4723

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints