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Actor Bandô Hikosaburô II as a Komusô

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Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Marks

Artist's seal: Harunobu

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (#110); 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, about 1760–64 (Hôreki 10–Meiwa 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #013; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #108, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 73; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #161

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 62.5 x 10.5 cm (24 5/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4672

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints