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Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke III as Kineya Sankatsu of the Minoya
  • Utagawa Toyokuni I
    1769–1825
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke III as Kineya Sankatsu of the Minoya, circa 1815–1824, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 362 x 252.4 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/4 x 9 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Arthur S. Johnson (The May Finney Marcy Collection)
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0042
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Full-length image of Ichikawa Monnosuke III in an onnagata role (male playing female). He plays the courtesan Sankatsu standing by the enterance to a teahouse, lantern is at TL corner. Kanzashi hair ornaments of tortiseshell.