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[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one...

[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one possibly portraying a woman; there is a fish with carving knife on tray in the background] Drawing shows an actor on the left, wearing a hat, ap ... show more

[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one possibly portraying a woman; there is a fish with carving knife on tray in the background]
1 drawing : ink brush, color ; 26.8 x 37.8 cm (sheet)
Drawing shows an actor on the left, wearing a hat, approaching three actors, one also wearing a hat, sitting on the right.
  • Title devised by Library staff.
  • Signature or inscription in upper right corner.
  • Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906.
  • Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress).
  • Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).
  • Fine Prints: Japanese, pre-1915
  • Kyōgen.
  • Theatrical productions--Japan--1800-1870.
  • Actors--Japan--1800-1870.
  • Comedies--1800-1870.
  • Costumes--Japanese--1800-1870.
  • Ink drawings--Japanese--Color--1800-1870.
  • Ukiyo-e--Japanese--Color--1800-1870.
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