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Title An otokodate (character from ´Hana no tori sakigake soga,´ Japanese play)
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker *Kuniyoshi;Utagawa;
Date 1832
Extended Description Man in blue kimono edged with black checks. He wears a pink obi, pattens on bare feet and carries sword. Wall with inscription in background.
Id Number Current Accession O.7.3
Id Number Current Repository 1415
Inscription Artist´s signature ´Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga´; date verso ; censorship seal ´Kiwame´.
Location Creation Site Japan
Notes Actor Seki Sanjuro III as an otokodate in play 'Hana no tori sakigake soga', performed at Nakamura theatre from 25th day of first month, 1832. Published by Kawaguchiya Shozo. Originally mounted with O.7.1, O.7.2. Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1797-1861.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Technique Colour woodcut
Work Type Oriental



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