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Painting the first dreams of the year: P.247-1937

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Painting the first dreams of the year


Designer: Eisen, Keisai




Surimono. Colour print from woodblocks, with metallic pigment and blind embossing. Poetry by Shinshotei Minori, Shinshutei Shigekado, Shinratei Manzo and Yomo no Utagaki Magao

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1937) by Barron, E. Evelyn

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Techniques used in production

Woodcut : With metallic pigment and blind embossing
Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.247-1937
Primary reference Number: 182212
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 18 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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