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Actor Onoe Kikugorô as Soga Gorô

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Provenance

April 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Kirby; 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, 1740s

Catalogue Raisonné

Paine, MFA Bulletin v. 57, no. 308 (1959), fig. 4

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.6 x 16.1 cm (27 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5745

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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