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Actors Matsumoto Kôshirô IV as Magoemon and Nakayama Tomisaburô as Umegawa

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MFA impressions: 11.14681, 21.7235 Play: Yomo no Nishiki Kokyô no Tabiji Theater: Kiri

Signed

Tôshûsai Sharaku ga 東洲斎写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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, 1794 (Kansei 6), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #058; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #065

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 x 23.3 cm (13 3/4 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7235

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints