string(22) "edanmdm:fsg_S2015.3.33" Okabe station, from the series, Fifty-three Stations along the Tokaido - National Museum of Asian Art

Okabe station, from the series, Fifty-three Stations along the Tokaido

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  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

    Ink and color on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (sheet): 37.5 × 25.7 cm (14 3/4 × 10 1/8 in)
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Object Details

  • Artist

    Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (1786-1865)
  • Description

    The print depicts the actor Arashi Kichisaburo III in the role of (Okabe) Rokuyata, from the play "Ichinotani Futuba Gunki." Possibly the right side of a diptych formed with S2015.3.34.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Lora C. and Ralph H. Redford
  • Type

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