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Album of Utagawa School prints: P.6489-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Album of Utagawa School prints

Maker(s)

Designer: Kunisada, Utagawa
Designer: Kunimasu, Utagawa
Designer: Hiroshige, Utagawa
Designer: Yoshitora, Utagawa
Designer: Kuniyasu, Utagawa
Designer: Yoshikazu, Utagawa
Designer: Kuniyoshi, Utagawa
Designer: Kunichika, Toyohara
Designer: Yoshimori, Utagawa
Designer: Eisen, Keisai
Designer: Toyokuni II, Utagawa
Designer: Kunisato, Utagawa
Designer: Kunitomi, Utagawa
Designer: Sadafusa, Utagawa
Designer: Yoshifuji, Utagawa
Designer: Kunikage, Utagawa

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Description

Japanese folding album with Western type binding (in oriental style cloth) containing 100 woodblock prints in ôban format. Mostly single sheet prints but some form pairs from multiple panel compositions.

Place(s) associated

  • Edo

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

Circa 1820 - Circa 1860

School or Style

Ukiyo-e
Japanese

Materials used in production

Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper
Binding composed of textile
Sheet

Techniques used in production

Nishiki-e
Colour printing
Woodcut

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.6489-R
Primary reference Number: 9279
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 July 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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