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The Actor Arashi Sangoro II as Asahina Saburo in the Play Iro Maki-e Soga no Sakazuki, Performed at the Morita Theater in the First Month, 1773

A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban; right sheet of diptych.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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

Date:

c. 1773

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

The Actor Arashi Sangoro II as Asahina Saburo in the Play Iro Maki-e Soga no Sakazuki, Performed at the Morita Theater in the First Month, 1773

Origin

Japan

Date

1768–1778

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; right sheet of diptych

Dimensions

30.4 x 14.3 cm (11 15/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Frederick W. Gookin Collection

Reference Number

1939.748

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