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Actor Ichimura Kamezô as Wankyû

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Play: Furiwakegami Suehiro Genji Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga 鳥居清満画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, 1760 (Hôreki 10), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0906

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 14 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8149

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints