The Actor Tsuneyo II as Okaru in the Play Kanadehon Chushingura, Performed at the Morita Theater in the Eighth Month, 1779

A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban; right sheet of diptych.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban; right sheet of diptych.

Date:

c. 1779

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

The Actor Tsuneyo II as Okaru in the Play Kanadehon Chushingura, Performed at the Morita Theater in the Eighth Month, 1779

Origin

Japan

Date

1774–1784

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; right sheet of diptych

Dimensions

30.3 x 14.4 cm (11 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1932.1026

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