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Actor Ichikawa Danjūrō VII as Shimizu Kanja Yoshitaka
  • Utagawa Kuniyasu
    1794–1832
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Actor Ichikawa Danjūrō VII as Shimizu Kanja Yoshitaka, circa 1820, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 384.2 x 260.4 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/8 x 10 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 384.2 x 260.4 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/8 x 10 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Arthur S. Johnson (The May Finney Marcy Collection)
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0048
Description

Kabuki scene with Ichikawa Danjūrō seated on three level platform in front of screen grasping a bamboo pole.