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Actors Ichikawa Danzô III as Ôe Iwatozaemon Kagetsura and Onoe Kikugorô I as Yoshimine Shôshô Munesada

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Suzuki Harunobu hitsu

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, 1762 (Hôreki 12), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #002; Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2230; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #60, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 68


Hosoban; 30.3 x 13.7 cm (11 15/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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