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Actor Bandô Hikosaburô as Akaneya Hanshichi

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Torii Kiyomitsu hitsu 鳥居清満筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Kiyomitsu

Provenance

Formally in Worcester Art Museum collection.

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1760 (Hôreki 10), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #132; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #81 (different edition)

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 60.8 x 10.1 cm (23 15/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

54.366

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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