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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.809
People
Katsukawa Shunshō, Japanese (1726 - 1792)
Title
Actor Nakamura Sukegorō 2nd as Kaminari Shōkurō in the play Hatsumombi Kuruwa Soga, performed at the Nakamura Theater from the second month of 1780
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Hatsumombi Kuruwa Soga: Nakamura Sukegorō (Kaminari Shōkurō), Nakamura-za
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Edo period, 1780 (2nd month)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
One panel from an ukiyo-e woodblock-printed "hosoban" pentaptych; ink and color on paper, with printed signature reading "Shunshō ga"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 31.4 cm x W. 14.0 cm (12 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Shunshō ga
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.809
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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