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Daiku Rokusa: P.72-1999

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Current Location: In storage


Daiku Rokusa
Translated as: Rokusa the Carpenter


Designer: Kunisada, Utagawa
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi
Blockcutter: Yokokawa Takejirô




Colour print from woodblocks, Toyokuni ga. Uoya Eikichi. Hori-ko Yokokawa Take. Suri-ko ?Naka-Kane? (Chuken). 1858/6


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

Place(s) associated

  • Edo Period (1615-1868)# ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1858-06

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Materials used in production

Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper
Sheet Height 372 mm Width 259 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Toyokuni ga
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Uoya Eikichi
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Publisher's mark
  • Text: Hori-kô Yokokawa Take
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Blockcutter's seal
  • Text: Suri-kô ?Naka-Kane (?Chûken)
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Censor's seal
  • Text: 1858/6
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.72-1999
Primary reference Number: 9465
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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