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Goddess Benten playing sugoroku with a child: P.346-1937

An image of Surimono

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Object information

Titles

Goddess Benten playing sugoroku with a child

Maker(s)

Hiroshige, Utagawa (Designer)

Description

Surimono. Colour print from woodblocks, with metallic pigment and blind embossing. Probably 1821. Poetry by Fûgetsuan Yûshun and Wainandô.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th century
Production date: circa CE 1821

School or Style

Japanese Ukiyo-e

Techniques used in production

Woodcut : Metallic pigment and blind embossing
Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.346-1937
Primary reference Number: 182287
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 17 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Surimono" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/182287 Accessed: 2021-09-22 22:22:20

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