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The Actor the Fourth Danjuro with His Chin in His Hand Leaning on the Handle of a Large Black Axe

Artist:
Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1770
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (28.6 x 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis V. Ledoux, 1931
Accession Number:
JP2405
Not on view
Signature: Katsukawa Shunsho ga; Seal: Hayashi (vase-shaped)
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