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Sumô Wrestler Ônaruto Nadaemon of Awa Province (Ashû Ônaruto Nadaemon)

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An impression of this print appears in the background of Edouard Manet's 1867-68 "Portrait of Emile Zola."

Signed

Kuniaki ga, in toshidama cartouche 国明画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey intercalary 3 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), intercalary 3rd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 25.6 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.890

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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