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Actor Ichikawa Komazô II as Kudô Saemon

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Center sheet of an incomplete triptych. Right sheet: 11.18550 Left sheet: 11.18549 Diptych (right and left sheets combined): 11.18549-50 Play: Haru wa Soga Akebono Sôshi Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga 一筆齊文調画

Marks

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; 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, 1772 (Anei 1), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #260 (complete triptych); Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), pls. 239-41

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.7 x 13.5 cm (11 11/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4710

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints