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Kohada Koheiji Mitate Nyōbō Asaka Iwai Shijaku II (Ghost of Kobata Kohaiji), ca. 1831, from the series Hyaku monogatari (One Hundred Ghost Stories)
Kohada Koheiji Mitate Nyōbō Asaka Iwai Shijaku II (Ghost of Kobata Kohaiji), ca. 1831, from the series Hyaku monogatari (One Hundred Ghost Stories)
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Date:
ca. 1830–1832
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Color Woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 370 x 250 mm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)
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Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
1985.1.113
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Part 1, 1500-1950, 7 March - 24 May 1987;
CPLH, Rage, Power, and Fulfillment: The Male Journey in Japanese Prints, 10 June - 20 Aug 1989.

actor Iwai Shijaku II as the wife of Kohada Koheiji watching her husband's ghost appear over her mosquito net