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Actor Nakamura Sen'ya from Shijô in Kyoto (Kyô Shijô kudari Nakamura Sen'ya)

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Signed

Torii Kiyomasu

Marks

Artist's seal: Kiyomasu

Provenance

Lent by Gilbert E. Fuller, May 29, 1922. Returned October 11, 1923. Re-lent July 8, 1929. Returned September 19, 1931. Purchased November 20, 1945 at Parke Bernet Galleries

Credit Line

John Ware Willard Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1716 (Kyôhô 1), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0424; Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #35; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 19

Dimensions

Vertical ô-ôban; 53.7 x 32.1 cm (21 1/8 x 12 5/8 in. )

Accession Number

45.831

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (tan-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

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Asia

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