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Triptych: Seizing an Arrow
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Triptych: Seizing an Arrow

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The figure in the middle grabs an arrow--but when and why is not known. The three actors, each in fringed robes, are Bando Hikosaburo V, Sawamura Tanosuke, and Kawarazaki Gonjuro, but the play in which they are appearing has not been identified.
Provenance Mr. Robert S. Shaull [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1990, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] Kunisada ga
Credit Bequest of Robert S. Shaull, 1990

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ca. 1850 (late Edo)
mulberry paper, pigments
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each panel: 14 1/2 x 10 in. (36.83 x 25.4 cm)
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
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Not On View


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