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Sumo Wrestlers of the Eastern Group: (right) Nijigadake Somaemon of Sekiwake Rank from Awa Province, and (left) Fudenoumi Kin'emon of Maegashira Rank from Kokura

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

Date:

c. 1782/83

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792
Publisher: Matsumura Yahei

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

Sumo Wrestlers of the Eastern Group: (right) Nijigadake Somaemon of Sekiwake Rank from Awa Province, and (left) Fudenoumi Kin'emon of Maegashira Rank from Kokura

Origin

Japan

Date

1777–1788

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

38.2 × 26 cm (15 1/16 × 10 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Frederick W. and Nathalie C. Gookin Endowment

Reference Number

1949.44

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