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The Actor Sawamura Sōjūrō III
  • Katsukawa Shun'ei
    1762–1819
    active: Japan
  • The Actor Sawamura Sōjūrō III, 1795, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 314 x 143 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/8 x 5 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 329 x 144 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 15/16 x 5 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7557
Description

Sawamura Sōjūrō III (1753-1801) clasping the handle of a sword in interior scene. In back, balustrade and flowering sakura under rolled-up sudare.