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Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I in a Dance Scene

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The play has not been definitely identified.

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#429); 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, early 1770s

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), pl. 81

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.5 cm (12 5/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4247

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints