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Kabuki Actors Ichikawa Yaozō II, Nakajima Mihoemon II, Ichikawa Ebizō III, and Ichimura Uzaemon IX in the Play Sugawara’s Secrets of Calligraphy (Sugawara denju tenarai kagami)

Artist:
Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
7th month, 1776
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
One sheet of a triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 12 5/8 x 17 7/16 in. (32.1 x 44.3 cm); Image: 12 11/16 x 5 15/16 in. (32.2 x 15.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1918
Accession Number:
JP464
Not on view
Signature: Shunsho ga
Frank Lloyd Wright American, Richland Center, Wisconsin 1867–1959 Phoenix, Arizona , Richland Center, WI and Phoenix, AZ (before 1918; sold to MMA)
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