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The actor Iwai Kumesaburo II 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; center sheet of shikishiban triptych, surimono.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; center sheet of shikishiban triptych, surimono.

Date:

1827

Artist:

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

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III)

Title

The actor Iwai Kumesaburo II 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; center sheet of shikishiban triptych, surimono

Dimensions

21.7 × 19.4 cm

Credit Line

Gift of Helen C. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

1954.777

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