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Ka — Ryôgoku kawa: P.6-1985

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Current Location: In storage


Ka — Ryôgoku kawa
Translated as: Summer — the river at Ryôgoku


Kunisada, Utagawa (Designer)


Colour print from woodblocks. Uchiwa, 223 x 296. Signed: Toyokuni ga in toshidama cartouche. Block-cutter: hori Take (Yokokawa Takejirô). Publisher: Jôshûya Kinzô. Censor’s date seal: horse kiwame. 1858.

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Part of the Messel-Rosse fan collection given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund

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Method of acquisition: Given (1985) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


19th century
Production date: AD 1858

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Japanese Ukiyo-e

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Accession number: P.6-1985
Primary reference Number: 182774
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

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

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