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Six actors dreaming of their roles, from the series "Spring Plays of 1804: The Pillow of Kontan (Koshi haru kyogen kontan no makura)"

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

Date:

1804

Artist:

Utagawa Toyokuni I 初代 歌川 豊国
Japanese, 1769–1825

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Utagawa Toyokuni I

Title

Six actors dreaming of their roles, from the series "Spring Plays of 1804: The Pillow of Kontan (Koshi haru kyogen kontan no makura)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1804

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban hexaptych

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3164a-f

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