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Sleeve-Letter Takasago (Sodefumi Takasago), no. 2 from a series of 12 prints depicting parodies of plays

A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; oban, sumizuri-e.
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  • A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; oban, sumizuri-e.

Date:

c. 1716/35

Artist:

Okumura Masanobu
Japanese, 1686-1764

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Status

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Okumura Masanobu

Title

Sleeve-Letter Takasago (Sodefumi Takasago), no. 2 from a series of 12 prints depicting parodies of plays

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality:)

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1711–1740

Medium

Hand-colored woodblock print; oban, sumizuri-e

Dimensions

27.2 × 38.5 cm (10 3/4 × 15 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.1882

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