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Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as a Monk

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Left sheet of incomplete triptych. Play: Shosa, Hikeya Hike Kane-hiki Dôjô-ji; part of Hatsu-monbi Kuruwa Soga Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, 1780

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #140 (described but not illustrated)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.9 x 14 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4131

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints