The Actors Nakamura Sukegoro II as Matano no Goro (right), Onoe Kikugoro I as Soga no Taro (center), and Otani Hiroji III as Kawazu no Saburo (left), in the Play Myoto-giku Izu no Kisewata, Performed at the Ichimura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1770

A work made of color woodblock print; from the illustrated book yakusha kuni no hana (prominent actors of japan).
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; from the illustrated book yakusha kuni no hana (prominent actors of japan).

Date:

c. 1772

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

The Actors Nakamura Sukegoro II as Matano no Goro (right), Onoe Kikugoro I as Soga no Taro (center), and Otani Hiroji III as Kawazu no Saburo (left), in the Play Myoto-giku Izu no Kisewata, Performed at the Ichimura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1770

Origin

Japan

Date

1767–1777

Medium

Color woodblock print; from the illustrated book Yakusha Kuni no Hana (Prominent Actors of Japan)

Dimensions

17.5 x 27.8 cm (6 7/8 x 10 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1938.508

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