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Irises and grasshopper: P.191-1946

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Irises and grasshopper


Hokusai, Katsushika (Designer)


Colour print from woodblocks. Ôban 258 x 379. Signed: zen Hokusai Iitsu hitsu. Publisher: Eijudô (Nishimuraya Yohachi). Censor’s seal: kiwame. c.1833-4.

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Bequeathed by Oscar Raphael 1941 (received 1946)

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Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.


19th century
Circa 1833 CE - Circa 1834 CE

School or Style

Japanese Ukiyo-e

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Colour printing Woodcut

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Accession number: P.191-1946
Primary reference Number: 182600
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 18 February 2021 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

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

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