Jul 29, 2014

The Actor Ichikawa Raizo as Soga No Goro

The Actor Ichikawa Raizo as Soga No Goro


Katsukawa Shunshō 勝川 春章

(Japanese, 1726–1792)

Color woodblock print

Sheet: 33 x 15.2 cm (13 x 6 in.)

Gift of Harry Packard 1957.504



Soga No Goro was the hero of a play dealing with the revenge of the Soga brothers upon the slayer of their father.

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Japanese Art
Japanese Art
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Gift of Harry Packard

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