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Theatrical Scene

Artist:
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (21.6 x 19.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Henry L. Phillips Collection, Bequest of Henry L. Phillips, 1939
Accession Number:
JP3008
Not on view
Signature: Kuniyoshi ga

Inscription: Poem:
What I hear this morning
Beyond the curtain of the mist, while I wait
Is the nightingale singing in the tea field.
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