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On a womanless stage : Japan's greatest female impersonator

Kabuki actor, Onoe Kikugorō VI, in a famous dance scene from the play Honchō Nijūshikō (Twenty-four Paragons of Filial Piety).


17.1 x 16.4 cm

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