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Picture of Daitô no miya, prince Morinaga, the third son of Emperor Go-Daigo, reading the lotus sutra during his imprisonment in an underground dungeon at Kamakura (Godaigo tennô daisan ôji Daitô no miya Morinaga shinnô shôtoku ni oite Kamakura tsuchiro hokkekyô no zu), from the series Sketches by Yoshitoshi (Yoshitoshi manga): P.25-2003

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Picture of Daitô no miya, prince Morinaga, the third son of Emperor Go-Daigo, reading the lotus sutra during his imprisonment in an underground dungeon at Kamakura (Godaigo tennô daisan ôji Daitô no miya Morinaga shinnô shôtoku ni oite Kamakura tsuchiro hokkekyô no zu), from the series Sketches by Yoshitoshi (Yoshitoshi manga)

Maker(s)

Yoshitoshi, Tsukioka (Designer)

Description

Ôban diptych; Publisher: Kobayashi Tetsujirô; Block-carver: Horikô Noguchi Enkatsu

Notes

History note: Professor Daniel Bell, Cambridge, Mass. USA.

Legal notes

Purchased from the Rylands Fund with a contribution from the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2003)

Dating

19th century
Production date: AD 1886-01

School or Style

Japanese

Techniques used in production

Woodcut : With blind embossing (karazuri). blackened red lead
Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.25-2003
Primary reference Number: 182961
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 16 January 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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