Bandō Shūka in the role of the blind koto player, Asagao

 
Artist
Creation date
Period
Edo
Materials
color woodblock print
Mark Descriptions
Artist's signature reads: Ōju Toyokuni ga Publisher's mark: Mori-ya Jihei Censors' seals: Mera and Murata Inscription: Poem transcrirption: Tsuyu no hinuma no asagao o / terasu hikage no tsurenaki ni / aware hitomurasame no / harahara to furekashi.
Dimensions
13 3/4 x 9 3/8 in. (image and sheet)
Credit line
Gift of Mrs. Kate Kiser Klein
Accession number
72.47.32
Collection
Not Currently On View
Mrs. Kate Kiser Klein; given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1972.
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