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Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as a courtesan in summer attire

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Signed

Shunjô ga 春常画

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo 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, early 1780s

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #716; related print: TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #1269

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 13.7 cm (12 3/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6048

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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