The actors Onoe Kikugoro III (R) as Nagoya Sanza and Iwai Kumesaburo II (L) as the courtesan Katsuragi in the play "Oichiza Soga no Shimadai," performed at the Kawarazaki Theater in the first month, 1827

A work made of color woodblock print; right and center sheets of shikishiban triptych, surimono.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; right and center sheets of shikishiban triptych, surimono.

Date:

1827

Artist:

Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III)
Japanese, 1786-1864

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Artist

Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III)

Title

The actors Onoe Kikugoro III (R) as Nagoya Sanza and Iwai Kumesaburo II (L) as the courtesan Katsuragi in the play "Oichiza Soga no Shimadai," performed at the Kawarazaki Theater in the first month, 1827

Origin

Japan

Date

1827

Medium

Color woodblock print; right and center sheets of shikishiban triptych, surimono

Dimensions

Each 8 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Nickerson

Reference Number

1900.702

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