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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.2080
People
Ippitsusai Bunchō, Japanese (active 1765 - 1792)
Title
Actor Ichikawa Yaozō 2nd in Pre-Performance Celebration for the play Soga Monogatari at the Morita Theater from the second month of 1773
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Soga Monogatari: Ichikawa Yaozō, Morita-za
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Edo period, 1773 (2nd month)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/207683
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "hosoban" format; ink and color on paper with printed signature reading "Ippitsusai Bunchō ga"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 31.2 cm x W. 14.4 cm (12 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Ippitsusai Bunchō 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
1933.4.2080
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]), Figure 30; p. 171

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