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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 (Artist's nationality)

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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