The Actor Sanogawa Ichimatsu III in a Female Role, Possibly Masago Gozen in the Play Keisei Azuma Kagami (A Courtesan's "Mirror of the East") (?), Performed at the Nakamura Theater in the Second Month, 1788

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

Date:

c. 1788

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunko I
Japanese, 1743-1812

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunko I

Title

The Actor Sanogawa Ichimatsu III in a Female Role, Possibly Masago Gozen in the Play Keisei Azuma Kagami (A Courtesan's "Mirror of the East") (?), Performed at the Nakamura Theater in the Second Month, 1788

Origin

Japan

Date

1783–1793

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; right sheet of diptych or triptych

Dimensions

32.9 x 14.9 cm (12 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold G. Henderson

Reference Number

1962.984

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