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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.523
People
Utagawa Kunimasa, Japanese ((northern Japan) 1773 - 1810)
Title
Actor Iwai Kumesaburō in a Female Role
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Iwai Hanshirō
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Late Edo period,
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "ōban" format; ink and color on paper, with printed signature reading "Kunimasa ga"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 36.8 cm x W. 24.8 cm (14 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Kunimasa 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
1933.4.523
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Narazaki Muneshige, Ukiyo-e shuka [Collection of the Masterpieces of Ukiyo-e Prints in Museums] Volume 8: Foggu Bijutsukan [Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University], Neruson Bijutsukan [Nelson Atkins Museum]..., Shogaku-kan (Tokyo, Japan, 1980 [Showa 55]), Color Plate 012; pp. 30-31

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