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Actors Ichikawa Danjûrô III, Sawamura Kamesaburo, and Ichikawa Masugorô

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Signed

Torii Kiyomasu hitsu

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, 1731 (Kyôho 16), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 0549; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 92

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 15.8 cm (11 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5442

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color, nikawa, and metallic powder

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints