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Ichikawa Ichizo I as Kitaroku
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Ichikawa Ichizo I as Kitaroku, 1814, 7th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 302 x 248 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 7/8 x 9 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 302 x 248 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 7/8 x 9 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7760
Description

The actor Ichikawa Ichizō as Tamaya Kitaroku at banquet in front are tai and other luxuries. He extends lacquered sake cup while cleaning his teeth with a toothpick. Pipe, tobacco, and pouch at LR corner.