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untitled (actor in role of Kaminori Shōkurō in play "5 Chivalrous Commoners")
  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi
    1797–1861
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • untitled (actor in role of Kaminori Shōkurō in play "5 Chivalrous Commoners"), circa 1847–1852, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 348 x 240 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 348 x 240 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 11/16 x 9 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0367
Description

Male actor in striped commoner garb, standing beneath cherry branch. The man's proper left leg is exposed. Pentaptych panel.