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Actor Nakamura Kiyosaburô as the Courtesan (Tayû) Takasago

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Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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, about 1754 (Hôreki 4), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0330

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 13.7 cm (11 3/4 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7220

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints