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Actors Nakamura Shikan and Nakamura Kashichi as Kukuoka Mitsugi and the Prostitute Oshika
Actors Nakamura Shikan and Nakamura Kashichi as Kukuoka Mitsugi and the Prostitute Oshika
Date:
ca. 1820–1830
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Woodcut
Dimensions:
38.3 x 26 cm (sheet)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
1963.30.5827
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Two actors portray what appear to be accomplices in a dasrtardly crime - the figure in black returns his sheathed sword to his sash - the crouching female anguishes after enigmatic notations - a theatrical background. ( Jim Hahn 03/01/95)