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[Sungeki "Sanbasan" Kamioka Uemura]

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[Sungeki "Sanbasan" Kamioka Uemura]
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

United States, 1942-1943

(97.106.1DZ)

Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada

Description

2 drawings on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink ; 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink drawings of performance of short play, Sanbasan, and a folk dance "Asugi bushi", inscription in Japanese.
Top drawing appears to be continuation of drawing 97.106.1DY ; man in kimono kneels in front of a woman dressed in circular pattern kimono with striped sleeves ; his hands are at her waist.
Bottom drawing of of three women and four men dancing Japanese folk dance in two rows ; men hold baskets and wear short robes tied at waist ; women are in kimono and have hair covered.
Drawing 97.106.1DY on recto of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink on bottom image, right: Asugi bushi

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