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The Actor Segawa Kikunojō III as Ono no Komachi
  • Katsukawa Shunshō
    1726–1792
    active: Japan
  • The Actor Segawa Kikunojō III as Ono no Komachi, 1776, 11th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 321 x 149 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 5/8 x 5 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 323 x 150 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 11/16 x 5 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7524
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The actor Segawa Kikunojō III (1751-1810) as Ono no Komachi holding a fan and standing by a meandering stream lined with rocks. From the play Sugata no Hana Yuki no Kuronushi played at Kaomise, eleventh month of 1776.