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Actor in role of Kiyokichi
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Actor in role of Kiyokichi, 1859, 2nd month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 343 x 222 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 343 x 222 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/2 x 8 3/4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/2 x 8 3/4 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0398
Description

Actor as outlaw, dressed in rags, with tattoo on L forearm, seated. polyptych panel