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Ichikawa Kamazo III as Ono no Sadakuro
  • Eishōsai Chōki
    active circa late 1790s–early 1800s
    active: Japan
  • Ichikawa Kamazo III as Ono no Sadakuro, 1795, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 298 x 130 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 3/4 x 5 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 298 x 130 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 3/4 x 5 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7583
Description

Ichikawa Kamazo standing with umbrella under pine tree. Standing with coat, loincloth (fundoshi) and two swords.
Possibly performed at the Kairaroaoki Theatre from 5/1795.
Does not appear in lists of kabuki plays at this time. Ichikawa Komazo changed his name to Matsumoto Koshiro in 1801, so this print must pre-date.