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The Actor Bando Hikosaburo II as Fujitaro, disguised as the ferryman Tomokichi, in the play "Shomei Mugen no Kane," performed at the Nakamura Theater in the ninth month, 1767

A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban, benizuri-e.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban, benizuri-e.

Date:

1767

Artist:

Kitao Shigemasa
Japanese, 1739-1820

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Kitao Shigemasa

Title

The Actor Bando Hikosaburo II as Fujitaro, disguised as the ferryman Tomokichi, in the play "Shomei Mugen no Kane," performed at the Nakamura Theater in the ninth month, 1767

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality)

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1767

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban, benizuri-e

Dimensions

30.5 × 13.7 cm (12 × 5 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.2544

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