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Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Sukeroku

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One sheet of incomplete pentaptych. MFA impressions: 11.18847 (CR), 21.7149-51 (CR, C, CL), 21.4056 (CL), 21.4057 (R), 34.376 (CL) Play: Sukeroku Kuruwa no Natorigusa Theater: Nakamura The actors performed in these roles in the first month and again in the fifth month.

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, 1782 (Tenmei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #s 33-7 (complete pentaptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.4 x 15.1 cm (12 3/4 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.376

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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