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The Actor Ichikawa Danjuro IV in a "Shibaraku" Role, Possibly from the Play Ima o Sakari Suehiro Genji (The Genji Clan Now at Its Zenith), Performed at the Nakamura Theater from the First Day of the Eleventh Month, 1768

A work made of color woodblock print; oban.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; oban.

Date:

c. 1768

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Status

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

The Actor Ichikawa Danjuro IV in a "Shibaraku" Role, Possibly from the Play Ima o Sakari Suehiro Genji (The Genji Clan Now at Its Zenith), Performed at the Nakamura Theater from the First Day of the Eleventh Month, 1768

Origin

Japan

Date

1763–1773

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Inscriptions

SIGNATURE: Katsukawa Shunshô ga ARTIST'S SEAL: Hayashi in jar-shaped outline

Dimensions

38.3 × 26 cm (15 1/8 × 10 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.2365

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