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Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as Akoya

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Play: Edo Meisho Midori Soga Theater: Morita

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period, 1779 (An'ei 8), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Hirano 1939, but see No. 154, Pl. VI, for center sheet; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #396-2, and pl. 170

Dimensions

Hosoban; 27.2 x 12.8 cm (10 11/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1397

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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