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The Actor Ogino Isaburō as an Itinerant Flower Vendor

Artist:
Nishimura Shigenobu (Japanese, active 1729–39)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1738
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
13 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (33.7 x 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
JP2658
Not on view
Signature: Nishimura Shigenobu hitsu (brush)

Inscription: Shiki no hana uri (Peddler of flowers of the four seasons) Sambukutsui (set of three) Chu (middle)
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