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Unidentified actors as Wada ?Shizumaro (R), Yamada Kôhei (C), Karaki Masaemon and his wife O-Tani (L): P.77-1999

Object information

Titles

Unidentified actors as Wada ?Shizumaro (R), Yamada Kôhei (C), Karaki Masaemon and his wife O-Tani (L)

Maker(s)

Kunisada, Utagawa (Designer)
Kiya Sôjirô (Publisher)
Hori-Kane (Blockcutter)

Description

Triptych.

Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 3 ôban sheets mm

Place(s) associated

  • Edo ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1859-01

School or Style

Ukiyo-e Japanese

Materials used in production

Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper

Techniques used in production

Nishiki-e Colour printing Woodcut

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Toyokuni ga
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Kiya Sôjirô
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Publisher's mark
  • Text: Hori-Kane/Koizumi Hori-Kane
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Blockcutter's seal
  • Text: 1859/1
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.77-1999
Primary reference Number: 9470
Stable URI

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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Unidentified actors as Wada ?Shizumaro (R), Yamada Kôhei (C), Karaki Masaemon and his wife O-Tani (L)" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/9470 Accessed: 2022-07-05 05:13:59

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