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Kabuki actors strolling with courtesans along Sumida River
  • Utagawa Toyokuni I
    1769–1825
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Kabuki actors strolling with courtesans along Sumida River, early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: B 377 x 256 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: B 377 x 256 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: A 380 x 254 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: A 380 x 254 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: C 379 x 251 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: C 379 x 251 mm
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7632.a,b,c
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Description

Kabuki actors strolling with courtesans along the Sumida River. From left, courtesan, Iwai Kumesaburō (flourished circa 1787-1804), Sawamura Sōjūrō III (1753-1801), courtesan, Matsumoto Kōshirō V, Ogino Iseburō II (1750-1829), courtesan, Ichikawa Omezō (1781-1833), courtesan.