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Actor Iwai Shijaku I as the Courtesan (Keisei) Hanasaki

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Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga 五渡亭国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, 1830 (Bunsei 13/Tenpô 1), 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34 x 24 cm (13 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.56

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints