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Ichiikawa Danjūrō VII and Iwai Hanshirō V
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Ichiikawa Danjūrō VII and Iwai Hanshirō V, circa 1827, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 213 x 187 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 83 7/8 x 73 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1485

Color print of a man and woman in front of a blue background. The man is holding a scroll, on which there is a floral design at the top. The woman is laughing, leaning forward, and pulling the bottom of the scroll over her head. Both of the figures are wearing layers of multi-colored robes.