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Kataoka Gadō II as Fukumasuya Daisuke and Nakamura Tamashichi I as Akechi Tsuruwakamaru
In the play Keisei Ishikawazome at the Chikugo Theater in Osaka
From album of 116 silhouetted color woodcuts of actors in their roles, plus 2 brush and color wash drawings

Album page 8 (right page)

Utagawa Sadayoshi, Japanese, active 1837 - 1853

Made in Japan, Asia

Edo Period (1615-1868)


Color woodcut, mounted on flecked Japanese paper

Sheet (chūban tate-e): approximately 9 3/4 x 7 inches (24.8 x 17.8 cm) Album: 11 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 2 inches (29.2 x 19.7 x 5.1 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Jack Shear in memory of Anne d'Harnoncourt, 2008

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