Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni I, Japanese, 1769–1825

Matsumoto Koshiro IV (Koraiya) : Pictures of Actors on the Stage

1795

Polychrome woodblock print

sheet: 15 x 9 1/2 in. (38.1 x 24.1 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1950.581
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yamanaka, New York, 1919

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 248, no. 462, ill.

Suzanne E. Wright and Melissa Walt Thompson, Working in the Floating World, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), no. 29.

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