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The Actor Onoye Matsusuke with Sword Held Above His Head with Both Hands

Artist:
Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1778
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Diptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H. 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm); W. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1918
Accession Number:
JP387a, b
Not on view
Signature: Shunsho ga
Frank Lloyd Wright American, Richland Center, Wisconsin 1867–1959 Phoenix, Arizona , Richland Center, WI and Phoenix, AZ (before 1918; sold to MMA)
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