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Actor Matsumoto Yonesaburô as Kewaizaka no Shôshô, Actually Shinobu

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MFA impressions: 11.25138, 21.7245 Play: Katakiuchi Noriaibanashi Theater: Kiri

Signed

Tôshûsai Sharaku ga 東洲斎写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1794 (Kansei 6), 5th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #016; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #012

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 25 cm (15 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7245

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints