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Four actors in a confrontation set in the countryside. Colour woodcut by Kunisada I, 1861.

  • Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
1861
Reference
35883i
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Description

Whole-length figures

The text in the top left indicates this print commemorates a performance that took place in 1851, which perhaps explains the 'staginess' of the setting

Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], 1861.

Physical description

1 print : woodcut, printed in colours

Lettering

Toyokuni-ga

Creator/production credits

All identifying marks have been trimmed
Probably produced in 1861, although date seal has been lost

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35883i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Japanese


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