Kabuki actors in roles of Hitomaro Oroku and Sansai Genban (^j^) (one of a diptych with F1978.72)

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Maker(s)
Publisher: Hayashiya Shogoro
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (1786-1864)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1853
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 35.2 x 25 cm (13 7/8 x 9 13/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harold P. Stern
Accession Number
F1978.73
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
actor, diptych, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kabuki, oban, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance, yakusha-e
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Province Henry

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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