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Ghost of Iga Shikibunojō Mitsumune and Iganokotarō Asayuki
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Ghost of Iga Shikibunojō Mitsumune and Iganokotarō Asayuki, 1852, 6th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 368.3 x 260.4 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 10 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of H. Lee Turner
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0001.124
Label Text

Top half of a man in front right, with a black robe that is decorated with flowers and a yellow dragon. He holds a red scroll in his right hand. In the upper left corner is a ghost of a man, who is white with light blue and brown details. The background is gray.
Portrait of samurai holding sutra handscroll in a kabuki scene. A ghost appears from behind at TL.