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Actor Segawa Kikunojô III, also called Hamamuraya Rokô, as the Maid Ohama

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Play: Hana no Miyako Kuruwa no Nawabari Theater: Miyako

Signed

Sharaku ga 写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Fenollosa collection; 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, 1794 (Kansei 6), intercalary 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #104; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #129

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.6 x 22.6 cm (12 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5823

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints