Jul 29, 2014
Jul 5, 2005

The Actor Segawa Kikunojo II Dancing with a Parasol

The Actor Segawa Kikunojo II Dancing with a Parasol

late 1770s

Katsukawa Shunshō 勝川 春章

(Japanese, 1726–1792)

Color woodblock print

Image: 33.3 x 14.6 cm (13 1/8 x 5 3/4 in.)

The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin Smith 1985.354



The dancer's robe is decorated with the crests of three kabuki actors: Ichimura Uzaemon IX, Nakamura Nakazo I, and Nakamura Tomijuro I.

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