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Sakurada – Joshi tojo: P.707-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Sakurada – Joshi tojo
Translated as: Sakurada Gate – approaching the castle, third day of the third month from the series 'Pictures of flowers of Japan'
Nippon hana zue


Designer: Gekkô, Ogata




Colour print from woodblocks, with blind embossing (karazuri), gloss black (tsuyazumi) and spattered white pigment. Ôban format triptych. Publisher: Sasaki Toyokichi (Sasakiya). 1896.

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


19th Century
Production date: AD 1896

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Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.707-1991
Primary reference Number: 190403
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Created: Tuesday 4 December 2012 Updated: Thursday 16 January 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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