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The kabuki actor Segawa Kikunojô V: P.59-1938

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

The kabuki actor Segawa Kikunojô V

Maker(s)

Kunisada, Utagawa (Designer)

Description

Surimono. Colour print from woodblocks, with metallic pigment and blind embossing (karazuri). Shikishi-ban. Signed: Kunisada ga. 1820.

Notes

History note: R. Leicester Harmsworth collection; sale (Sotheby's) 21-22 November 1938, part of lot 270.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1938) by Barron, E. Evelyn

Dating

19th century
Production date: AD 1820

School or Style

Japanese Ukiyo-e

Techniques used in production

Woodcut

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.59-1938
Primary reference Number: 182385
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 8 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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

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