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Actor Sanjô Kantarô II as Koshô Kichisaburô

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Signed

Gakô Tamura Sadanobu zu

Marks

Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#539); 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, 1732 (Kyôhô 17), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2185; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 40

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.8 cm (12 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5713

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints