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Oban triptych: The Kabuki actor Ichikawa Sadanji I
MOTOHARU (1858-1903) Osaka artist
Oban triptych: The actor Ichikawa Sadanji I in the part of Watanabe no Tsuna and Onoe Kikugoro V as the Demon. Watanabe severed the demons arm and the demon tricks him into getting it back. Ibaraki is the name of the play adapted for the Kabuki in 1883. This print was published in 1893.
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