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Actor Segawa Kikunojô III Performing the Lion Dance (Shakkyô)

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MFA impressions: 11.13916 (color), 54.382 (key block)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1789 (Kansei 1), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0878; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #117, and pl. 182

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.2 x 24.6 cm (13 7/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.382

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper

Not on View

OL2

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Asia

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