The Actor Morita Kanya Wearing One Sword

Artist: Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1792
Culture: Japan
Medium: Diptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: A: H. 12 13/16 (32.5 cm); W. 5 11/16 in. (14.4 cm) B: H. 13 in. (33 cm); W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1918
Accession Number: JP338a, b

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