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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1596
People
Okumura Toshinobu, Japanese (active 1717 - 1750)
Title
Actor Yamashita Kinsaku as Asama, from the series Beauties of the Three Cities, Edo, Osaka, and Kyoto
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Edo period, early 18th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208231
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hand-colored ukiyo-e woodblock print; ink and color on paper, with printed signature reading "Yamato ga Okumura Toshinobu hitsu"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 32.9 cm x W. 16.2 cm (12 15/16 x 6 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Yamato ga Okumura Toshinobu hitsu
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
1933.4.1596
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 041; p. 89 (entry p. 182)

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