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Kabuki theater scene
  • Torii Kiyotsune
    active 1757–1779
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Kabuki theater scene, circa 1740, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 158.8 x 228.6 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 9 in
  • Gift of Rose K. Auerbach
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0034
Description

Scene from a Kabuki theater. There are six characters: one young boy, three actors portraying woman and two male figures.