The Actor Yoshizawa Ayame IV as Yadorigi, the Sister of Nikaido Shinanosuke, Disguised as Orie, the Wife of Aoto Magosaburo, in Part Two of the Play Motomishi Yuki Sakae Hachi no Ki (Looking up at Falling Snow: Thriving Potted Trees), Performed at the Nakamura Theater from the First Day of the Eleventh Month, 1778

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

Date:

c. 1778

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunko I
Japanese, 1743-1812

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunko I

Title

The Actor Yoshizawa Ayame IV as Yadorigi, the Sister of Nikaido Shinanosuke, Disguised as Orie, the Wife of Aoto Magosaburo, in Part Two of the Play Motomishi Yuki Sakae Hachi no Ki (Looking up at Falling Snow: Thriving Potted Trees), Performed at the Nakamura Theater from the First Day of the Eleventh Month, 1778

Origin

Japan

Date

1773–1783

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; probably right sheet of diptych

Dimensions

30.5 x 15 cm (12 x 5 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.2478

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