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Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (歌川国貞) / Toyokuni III (三代豊国)

Print: Komachi Washing (Arai Komachi - あらゐ小町):
Iwai Kumesaburō III (岩井粂三郎) as the geisha Oshun (芸者おしゆん)

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Dates: 1858,created
Dimensions: 10.125 in,14.375 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese woodblock print
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Signed: Toyokuni ga
Publisher: Shimizuya Naojirō (Marks 468 - seal 01-081)
Carver: Hori Kin (彫金)
Date: 7/1858

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Waseda University;

Physical description:

From the series 'Matches for the Seven Komachi Plays' (Mitate Nana Komachi no uchi - 見立七小町ノ内). This print represents a scene performed in 1858, 7th month.