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Ichikawa Ebizō V (Danjūrō VII)
  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Ichikawa Ebizō V (Danjūrō VII), mid 1830s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 211 x 185 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 83 1/16 x 72 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1471
Label Text

Color print of a man holding a long pipe, and wearing a long, patterned, multi-colored robe in shades of red, green, and blue. There are peach-colored, blue, and purple clouds behind the figure, with small, pink and yellow confetti dots throughout the background. Poem by Ryūkaen.