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Nagoya Sanza; Onoe Kikugorō III (The actor Onoe Kikugorō III as Nagoya Sanza)
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Nagoya Sanza; Onoe Kikugorō III (The actor Onoe Kikugorō III as Nagoya Sanza), circa 1840, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • The kabuki play Ukiyozuka no Inazuma
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 369 x 244 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/2 x 9 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 369 x 244 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 9 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7750
Description

Onoe Kikugorō III as the samurai Nagoya Sanza. Ready to pull sword from scabbard, stands behind screen. Inrō with umbrella design. Kimono with umbrella design.