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Ichikawa Danjuro V in Ceremonial Robes

Artist:
Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1786
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
12 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (32.4 x 14.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
JP2682
Not on view
Signature: Shunsho ga

Inscription: Poem by Sanshō (Danjūrō's pen-name):
Toshikajime: Kumiire no mitsuwa daidai ie no haru
(New Year: Eternal spring to the family whose crest is composed
of triple squares)
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
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