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Ichikawa Danzō I.

By artist. 1726-1793 Shunshō Katsukawa

Abstract

Print shows Ichikawa Danzō I, a kabuki actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, holding a sword over right shoulder, possibly in the role of a samurai or as Shoki the demon queller.Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.Format: Hosoban Nishikie.Restricted access; material extremely fragile; please use online digital image.Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress)

Topics: Actors--Japan--1770-1790., Warriors--Japan--1770-1790.
Year: 1776
OAI identifier: oai:lcoa1.loc.gov:loc.pnp/jpd.01952
Provided by: American Memory
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