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Actor Nakamura Noshio II as Tonase in “Model for Kana Calligraphy: Treasury of the 47 Loyal Retainers” (“Kanadehon chûshingura”)

A work made of color woodblock print; ôban.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; ôban.

Date:

About 1795

Artist:

Katsukawa Shun’ei
Japanese, 1762–1819

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Katsukawa Shun'ei

Title

Actor Nakamura Noshio II as Tonase in “Model for Kana Calligraphy: Treasury of the 47 Loyal Retainers” (“Kanadehon chûshingura”)

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

1790–1800

Medium

Color woodblock print; ôban

Dimensions

37.2 × 25.1 cm (14 5/8 × 9 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.2373

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