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The Actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II (right), Ichikawa Monnosuke II (center), and Segawa Kikunojo III (left), Possibly as Misao Gozen, Matsuya Soshichi, and the Courtesan Kojoro of Hakata, in the Play Chiyo no Hajime Ondo no Seto (Beginnings of Eternity: The Ondo Straits in the Seto Insland Sea) (?), Performed at the Kiri Theater from the Twenty-seventh Day of te Seventh Month, 1785

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

Date:

c. 1785

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunko I
Japanese, 1743-1812

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunko I

Title

The Actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II (right), Ichikawa Monnosuke II (center), and Segawa Kikunojo III (left), Possibly as Misao Gozen, Matsuya Soshichi, and the Courtesan Kojoro of Hakata, in the Play Chiyo no Hajime Ondo no Seto (Beginnings of Eternity: The Ondo Straits in the Seto Insland Sea) (?), Performed at the Kiri Theater from the Twenty-seventh Day of te Seventh Month, 1785

Origin

Japan

Date

1780–1790

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; triptych

Dimensions

Each sheet approx. 32 x 14.2 cm (12 5/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1952.366-368

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