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Two actors in combat by the sea
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Two actors in combat by the sea, circa 1847–1852, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 360 x 248 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 360 x 248 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 9 3/4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/8 x 9 3/4 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0400
Description

Two actors in struggle leaping into waves. triptych panel