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Title

Actors in the roles of Kinukawa Yoemon and his wife Kasane

1867


Artist

Toyohara Kunichika

Japan

1835 - 1900


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1867


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut; ôban diptych


Dimensions

a - right sheet - Kinukawa Yoemon, 34.4 x 23.7 cm, image

a - right sheet - Kinukawa Yoemon, 36 x 23.7 cm, sheet

b - left sheet - Kasane, 35.5 x 23.8 cm, image

b - left sheet - Kasane, 36 x 23.8 cm, sheet


Signature & date

Signed [right sheet; part a] u.r., in Japanese, "Kunichika-hitsu" [and artist's red seal].
Signed [left sheet; part b] u.l., in Japanese, "Kunichika-hitsu" [and artist's red seal].


Credit

Gift of Dr. James Hayes 2003


Location

Not on display


Accession number

318.2003.a-b


Artist information

Toyohara Kunichika

Works in the collection

18


Place

Where the work was made
Japan