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Nakamura Tsurusuke I as Abe no Yasuna
  • Hayami Shungyōsai
    1767–1823
    born: Osaka, Japan
  • Nakamura Tsurusuke I as Abe no Yasuna, early 1820s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1584
Description
Literature

Color print of a woman dancing in a peach, purple, and blue robe. She is holding an open fan in her proper right hand, and a small tree branch in her proper left hand, behind her head. The tree branch is covered with red leaves, and there is calligraphy throughout the top of the print.