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actor Segawa Kikunojō III beside koto
  • Katsukawa Shunshō
    1726–1792
    active: Japan
  • actor Segawa Kikunojō III beside koto, mid 1770s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 310 x 149 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/16 x 5 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 331 x 149 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/16 x 5 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7526
Description

The actor Segawa Kikunojō III (1751-1810), a leading onnagata actor, in role. Wears heavy winter kimono and stands by koto at bottom left corner.