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Asian Art
Artist, copy after: Toshusai Sharaku, Japanese, active 1794–95

The Actor Sanogawa Ichimatsu III as O-Nayo from the play The Iris Soga of the Bunroku Period

later copy after the original of 5th month (when the play was performed), 1794

Ukiyo-e; polychrome woodblock print

sheet: 15 × 9 7/8 in. (38.1 × 25.1 cm)
matted: 22 × 16 in. (55.9 × 40.6 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery
1982.33.7
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Taisho to Showa era (1912–89)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
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