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Actor Tsutsui Kichijûrô in the Spear Dance

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Provenance

June 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, 1704 (Hôei 1), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2439; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 13; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Rietburg pl. 37 (Yamamoto edition; different blocks); Michener, Floating World (1954), #26

Dimensions

Vertical ô-ôban; 53.5 x 31.5 cm (21 1/16 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5644

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (tan-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

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