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Actors Segawa Tomisaburô II as the Courtesan Toyama and Ishikawa Kurizô as Higashiyama Yoshiwakamaru

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Play: Keisei Sanbon Karakasa (The Three Parasols of the Courtesan) Theater: Miyako

Signed

Tôshûsai Sharaku ga 東洲斎写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

May 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from K. Matsuki; 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), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #032; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #033

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.8 x 15.2 cm (12 15/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.7258

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints