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The ghost of Kamata Matahachi and Kikuno from the play Well known tales of embroidered balls
(Kamata Matahachi to Kikuno no bōrei Nanitakashi temariuta jitsuroku 鎌田又八と菊野の亡霊 名高手鞠歌実録)

colour woodblock
36.5 × 25.5 cm (image and sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Edo (Tokyo), Japan
printed in ink (in image) u.r.: (...illeg.)立女菊野ノ亡霊
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: 改 (censor’s seal) / 改七 (censor's seal) 豊国画 てりふり丁 / ゑびすや
printed in ink (in image) u.c.l.: 鎌田又八ノ亡霊
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of the Sidney Myer Fund, Governor, 1994
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display