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Iwai Shijaku and Ichikawa Kyūzō on their way to a temple in the environs of Edo. Colour woodcut by Kunisada, 1830s.

Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
[between 1830 and 1839]
Reference
35649i
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About this work

Description

Iwai Shijaku was a female role actors. Female role actors wore female clothes even off stage

Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], [between 1830 and 1839]

Physical description

1 print : woodcut, printed in colours

Lettering

Kōchōrō Kunisada-ga

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35649i

Lettering note

Bears publisher's mark and censor's seal

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Japanese


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