Actor Yamashita Kyônosuke in a Back-mask Dance

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Japanese
Edo period
1769 (Meiwa 6), 3rd month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 14.5 cm (12 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1128

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Edo no Hana Wakayagi Soga
Theater: Ichimura
江戸花陽向曽我(えどのはなわかやぎそが)
 市村

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection