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Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as the Lay Priest Kiyomori

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Signed

Kunimasa ga 国政画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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, 1795 (Kansei 7), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.005

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 23.5 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7024

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints