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Dress Rehearsal of the Grand Kabuki at Dôtonbori in Osaka (Naniwa Dôtonbori Ôkabuki butai sôgeiko no zu)

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Triptych: 17.3210.16 (right), 17.3210.17 (center), 17.3210.18 (left) From an album in which the names of the actors were covered with slips of decorative paper. The actors are: Arashi Koroku IV, Asao Kuzaemon I, Arachi Kichisaburô III, Asao Gakujurô I, and Ichikawa Ebijûrô I (R) Kataoka...

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Signed

Naniwa Jukôdô Yoshikuni ga (on left sheet)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1822 (Bunsei 5), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 92; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 1 (1997), #354

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

17.3210.16-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints