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Unidentified Actor in the Role of an Umbrella Monster

Artist:
Utagawa Hirosada (Japanese, active 1825–75)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1852
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print
Dimensions:
Image (chûban tate-e): 9 1/2 x 7 1/8 in. (24.1 x 18.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Asian Art Gifts, in honor of James C. Y. Watt, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.147
Not on view
Signature: Hirosada
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