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Actors Nakamura Kumetarô as Matsuura Sayo no Hime and Ichimura Kamezô as Kume no Sennin

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MFA impressions: 11.19666, 21.5751 Play: Keisei Asakusa no Kane Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Hôgetsudô Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu ga 方月堂奥村文角政信画

Marks

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

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, 1754 (Hôreki 4), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1784; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 125; Ukiyo-e taisei 3 (1931), #98

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 27 cm (15 1/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5751

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints