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Title Wappa Kikuo-maru (Japanese play character)
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Kuniyasu;Utagawa;
Date 1820s
Extended Description Man in black and white check kimono patterned with pink and blue flowers. He wears heavy leggings, rope sandals and carries arrow and bamboo bow. Moon, heavy cloud, and two flying geese in background.
Id Number Current Accession O.7.1
Id Number Current Repository 1413
Inscription Artist´s signature ´Kuniyasu ga´; censorship seal ´Kiwame´.
Location Creation Site Japan
Notes Actor Kataoka Ichizo I as Wappa Kikuo-maru. Published by Moriya Jihei. Originally mounted with O.7.2, O.7.3. Utagawa Kuniyasu, 1794-1832.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Technique Colour woodcut
Work Type Oriental



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