The Actors Onoe Matsusuke I as Akaboshi Taro (right), and Azuma Tozo II as Shirotae (left), in the Play Kono Hana Yotsugi no Hachi no Ki, Performed at the Ichimura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1771

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 Onoe Matsusuke I as Akaboshi Taro (right), and Azuma Tozo II as Shirotae (left), in the Play Kono Hana Yotsugi no Hachi no Ki, Performed at the Ichimura Theater in the Eleventh Month, 1771

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 27.7 cm (6 7/8 x 10 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1938.516

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