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Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô II as the Medicine Peddler (Uirô-uri), Copied from Katsukawa Shunshô (Nidaime Danjûrô Katsukawa Shunshô ga)

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Signed

Sakuragawa Omokage, Sakuragawa Jihinari (on poems); Jisha (Drawn by himself, on picture)

Provenance

May 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; 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 1768–70 (Meiwa 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Museum, Edo no surimono (1997), #97; original version, by Shunshô I: Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #91; Asano Shûgo, "An Overview of Surimono," Impressions 20 (1998), p. 28, #15 (article is translation of Chiba catalogue text)

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 18 x 16.9 cm (7 1/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4067

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints