The Actors Nakayama Kojuro VI as Osada Taro Kagemune (in Reality Hatcho Tsubute no Kiheiji) in the Guise of a Lamplighter of Gion Shrine (left), and Sawamura Sojuro III as Komatsu no Shigemori (right), in Act Three from Part One of the Play Yukimotsu Take Furisode Genji (Snow-Covered Bamboo: Genji in Long Sleeves), Performed at the Nakamura Theater from the First Day of the Eleventh Month, 1785

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

Date:

c. 1785

Artist:

Attributed to Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

The Actors Nakayama Kojuro VI as Osada Taro Kagemune (in Reality Hatcho Tsubute no Kiheiji) in the Guise of a Lamplighter of Gion Shrine (left), and Sawamura Sojuro III as Komatsu no Shigemori (right), in Act Three from Part One of the Play Yukimotsu Take Furisode Genji (Snow-Covered Bamboo: Genji in Long Sleeves), Performed at the Nakamura Theater from the First Day of the Eleventh Month, 1785

Origin

Japan

Date

1780–1790

Medium

Color woodblock print; aiban

Inscriptions

unsigned artist seal: Hayashi in jar-shaped outline

Dimensions

34.6 x 24.2 cm (13 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1942.104

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