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Actor Ichikawa Ebizô as Kudô Saemon Suketsune

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Play: Nido no Kake Katsuiro Soga Theater: Kiri

Signed

Sharaku ga 写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

August 1919, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, 1795 (Kansei 7), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #108; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #138

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.6 x 15.2 cm (12 13/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.5831

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints