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Actors, clockwise from upper right: Sanjô Kantarô, Ichimura Takenojô, Ichimura Tamakashiwa, Fujimura Handayû

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Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. 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, about 1718 (Kyôhô 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2327

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.6 x 15.3 cm (11 5/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.5674

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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Prints