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Actors Mimasu Tokujirô I as Hayano Kampei (Left) and Nakayama Kojûrô VI as Ono Sadakurô (Right) in “Treasury of the 47 Loyal Retainers” (“Kanadehon chûshingura”)

A work made of color woodblock prints; hosoban diptych.
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  • A work made of color woodblock prints; hosoban diptych.

Date:

About 1786

Artist:

Katsukawa Shun’ei
Japanese, 1762–1819

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Status

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Katsukawa Shun'ei

Title

Actors Mimasu Tokujirô I as Hayano Kampei (Left) and Nakayama Kojûrô VI as Ono Sadakurô (Right) in “Treasury of the 47 Loyal Retainers” (“Kanadehon chûshingura”)

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

1781–1791

Medium

Color woodblock prints; hosoban diptych

Dimensions

32.7 × 14.7 cm (12 3/8 × 5 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Frederick W. Gookin Collection

Reference Number

1939.925

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