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Sakura no shi — Kojima Takanori: P.705-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Sakura no shi — Kojima Takanori
Translated as: The poem on the cherry tree — Kojima Takanori


Designer: Gekkô, Ogata




Colour print from woodblocks with blind embossing (karazuri), ‘lacquer’ (urushi), and mica (kira). Ôban format. Signed: Gekkô, with artist’s seal: Ogata Gekkô.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

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Components of the work

Sheet Height 327 mm Width 221 mm

Techniques used in production

Woodcut : With blind embossing (karazuri), ‘lacquer’ (urushi), and mica (kira)
Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.705-1991
Primary reference Number: 182897
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 16 January 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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