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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1947.15
People
Utagawa Kunisada, Japanese (Katsushika, Musashi 1786 - 1864)
Title
Actor Nakamura Utaemon as Monkey Trainer Yojirō, from the series Great Hit Plays (Ōatari kyōgen no uchi)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Ōatari kyōgen no uchi: Nakamura Utaemon (Yojirō)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Edo period, circa 1814 (Bunka 11)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/203851
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "ōban" format; ink, color and mica on paper, with printed signature reading "Gototei Kunisada ga"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 36.0 cm x W. 24.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Gototei Kunisada ga
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of C. Adrian Rübel
Accession Year
1947
Object Number
1947.15
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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