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The Actors Segawa Kikunojo III as Aigo no Waka (right), and Ichikawa Yaozo II as Hachio-maru Aratora (left), in the Play Chigo Sakura Jusan Kane, Performed at the Ichimura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1774

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

Date:

c. 1774

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Status

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

The Actors Segawa Kikunojo III as Aigo no Waka (right), and Ichikawa Yaozo II as Hachio-maru Aratora (left), in the Play Chigo Sakura Jusan Kane, Performed at the Ichimura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1774

Origin

Japan

Date

1769–1779

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; diptych

Dimensions

29.8 × 14.7 cm (11 3/4 × 5 13/16 in.) (right); 29.8 × 15 cm (11 3/4 × 5 7/8 in.) (left)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Chester Wright

Reference Number

1961.197

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