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三代目市川高麗蔵の志賀大七
Kabuki Actor Ichikawa Komazō III as Shiga Daishichi in the Play A Medley of Tales of Revenge (Katakiuchi noriaibanashi)

Artist:
Tōshūsai Sharaku (Japanese, active 1794–95)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
5th month, 1794
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink, color, white mica on paper
Dimensions:
14 3/8 x 9 7/8 in. (36.5 x 25.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
JP2649
Not on view
Signature: Toshusai Sharaku ga

Inscription: This print bears inscriptions which may be in a contemporary hand, though it is not certain, giving the actor's name and the date, ninth month, tiger year, 1794
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