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Actor Ichikawa Yaozô III

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False signature of Sharaku.

Signed

False signature: Sharaku ga

Marks

Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

December 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; 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,

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23.6 x 26.6 cm (9 5/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7269

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints