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A Korean kneeling on his first sight of Mount Fuji: P.425-1937

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Current Location: In storage


A Korean kneeling on his first sight of Mount Fuji


Designer: Hokuga, Karyôsai




Surimono. Colour woodblock print with blind-embossing and metallic pigment. 1820s. Signed: Hokuga hiitsu.

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century
Circa 1820 - Circa 1829

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.425-1937
Primary reference Number: 182317
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 17 February 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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