Re: Can you ID this print


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Posted by Paul Griffith (180.59.7.142) on November 28, 2016 at 08:41:43:

In Reply to: Can you ID this print posted by Bill Reque on November 27, 2016 at 21:27:45:

The subject is the Kabuki actor Ichikawa Ebizo V in the role of the evil lady-in-waiting Iwafuji ('Tsubone Iwafuji'). The play was called 'Hana Momiji Tsui no Uchikake', and it was performed at the Kawarasaki-za Theatre in the 3rd month of 1850. The print would also date to that time.
The artist's signature is in the bottom-left corner, but the print is either very trimmed or this mount is covering it up.



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