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Nakamura Nakazo II as Prince Koretaka Disguised in the Play Ōshukubai Koi no Hatsune

Artist:
Tōshūsai Sharaku (Japanese, active 1794–95)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1794
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink, color, white mica on paper
Dimensions:
12 x 8 1/2 in. (30.5 x 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund and Rogers Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
JP3129
Not on view
Signature: Aiban; Sharaku
Tokyo. Japan Ukiyo-e Society. "Foreign Countries Preserving Ukiyo-e Masterpieces," January 4, 1972–February 22, 1972.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "Japanese Prints of the Classical Period," June 6, 1972–July 2, 1972.

Nagoya City Museum. "Ukiyo-e from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 14, 1995–May 28, 1995.

Tokyo. Tobu Museum of Art. "Toshusai Sharaku," October 22, 1995–December 10, 1995.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Drama of Eyes and Hands: Sharaku's Portraits of Kabuki Actors," September 20, 2007–March 24, 2008.

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