The Actors Segawa Kikunojo II as the Wet Nurse Reizei, Ichikawa Komazo I as Suruga no Hachiro in the Guise of the Shamisen Player Kichiroku (right), and Ichikawa Yaozo II as Tada no Kurando in the Guise of the Palanquin Bearer Kichinai (left), in the Scene "Kiku-zumo" (Chrysanthemum Sumo) from the Play Ima o Sakari Suehiro Genji (The Genji Clan Now at Its Zenith), Performed at the Nakamura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1768

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

Date:

c. 1768

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

The Actors Segawa Kikunojo II as the Wet Nurse Reizei, Ichikawa Komazo I as Suruga no Hachiro in the Guise of the Shamisen Player Kichiroku (right), and Ichikawa Yaozo II as Tada no Kurando in the Guise of the Palanquin Bearer Kichinai (left), in the Scene "Kiku-zumo" (Chrysanthemum Sumo) from the Play Ima o Sakari Suehiro Genji (The Genji Clan Now at Its Zenith), Performed at the Nakamura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1768

Origin

Japan

Date

1763–1773

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban

Dimensions

32.6 × 15.2 cm (12 13/16 × 6 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1930.394

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