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二代目市川八百藏・二代目中島三甫右衛門・三代目市川海老藏・九代目市村羽左衛門
Kabuki Actors Ichikawa Yaozō II, Nakajima Mihoemon II, Ichikawa Ebizō III, and Ichimura Uzaemon IX in the Play Sugawara’s Secrets of Calligraphy (Sugawara denju tenarai kagami)

Artist: Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 7th month, 1776
Culture: Japan
Medium: One sheet of a triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: Overall: 12 5/8 x 17 7/16 in. (32.1 x 44.3 cm); Image: 12 3/4 x 5 7/8 in. (32.4 x 14.9 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1918
Accession Number: JP352

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