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Three Komuso Monks: The Actors Ichikawa Ebizo (Danjuro V) as Kudo Suketsune (right), Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Soga no Juro Sukenari (center), and Ichikawa Omezo I as Soga no Goro Tokimune (left), in Act Six of the Play Waka Murasaki Edokko Soga (Pale Purple Soga, Edo Style), Performed at the Ichimura Theater from the Twenty-third Day of the First Month, 1792

A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban; triptych.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban; triptych.

Date:

c. 1792

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792
Publisher: Harimaya Shinshichi

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

Three Komuso Monks: The Actors Ichikawa Ebizo (Danjuro V) as Kudo Suketsune (right), Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Soga no Juro Sukenari (center), and Ichikawa Omezo I as Soga no Goro Tokimune (left), in Act Six of the Play Waka Murasaki Edokko Soga (Pale Purple Soga, Edo Style), Performed at the Ichimura Theater from the Twenty-third Day of the First Month, 1792

Date

1787–1797

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban; triptych

Dimensions

32.8 × 14.4 cm (12 15/16 × 5 11/16) (right); 36.2 × 14.7 cm (14 1/4 × 5 13/16 in.) (center); 32.7 × 14.3 cm (12 7/8 × 5 5/8 in.) (left)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Gaylord Donnelley

Reference Number

1969.689

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