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The Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II, Possibly as Matsuya Soshichi, in the Play Chiyo no Hajime Ondo no Seto (Beginnings of Eternity: The Ondo Straits in the Seto Inland Sea) (?), Performed at the Kiri Theater from the Twenty-seventh Day of the Seventh Month, 1785

A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban; center sheet of triptych.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban; center sheet of triptych.

Date:

c. 1785

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunko I
Japanese, 1743-1812

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunko I

Title

The Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II, Possibly as Matsuya Soshichi, in the Play Chiyo no Hajime Ondo no Seto (Beginnings of Eternity: The Ondo Straits in the Seto Inland Sea) (?), Performed at the Kiri Theater from the Twenty-seventh Day of the Seventh Month, 1785

Origin

Japan

Date

1780–1790

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; center sheet of triptych

Dimensions

32 × 14.2 cm (12 1/2 × 5 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1952.367

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