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Young Woman Holding a Puppet of Actor Onoe Kikugorô

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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, 1740s

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69 x 17 cm (27 3/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6274

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

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