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Shôkoku Kiyomori: P.59-1999

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Shôkoku Kiyomori
Translated as: First Minister [Taira no) Kiyomori


Designer: Kunisada, Utagawa
Publisher: Kamaya Kihei




Colour print from woodblocks, Chuban. Toyokuni ga. Kamaya Kihei. Fuku & Muramatsu. 1852/intercalary 2


History note: Private collection, Boston; Israel Goldman

Legal notes

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam with the aid of the MGC Purchase Grant Fund and the National Art Collections Fund

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Place(s) associated

  • Edo ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1999) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: intercalary AD 1852-02

School or Style


Materials used in production

Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper

Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Toyokuni ga
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Kamaya Kihei
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Publisher's mark
  • Text: Fuku and Muramatsu
  • Method of creation: Stamped
  • Type: Censor's seal

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.59-1999
Primary reference Number: 9451
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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