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Boys catching eels in a net: PD.634-1991

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Boys catching eels in a net


Draughtsman: Kuniyoshi, Utagawa




First stage preparatory drawing for a colour woodblock printed fan (uchiwa). Signed with Kuniyoshi's seal.


19th century
Production date: circa AD 1850

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Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black ink (sumi)

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.634-1991
Primary reference Number: 125802
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 February 2021 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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