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Sannin Kichisa kuruwa no hatsugai, Ichimura: P.78-1999

Object information


Sannin Kichisa kuruwa no hatsugai, Ichimura
Ichikawa Kodanji IV (Beishô) as Oshô Kichisa
Up-to-date Padded Pictures in Mirrors (Imayô oshi-e kagami)


Kunisada, Utagawa (Designer)
Shôrindô (Publisher)
Yokokawa Takejirô (Blockcutter)


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: ôban mm

Place(s) associated

  • Edo ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1860-01-14


1860/1/14. Toyokuni (III) ga.

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: Shôrindô
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Publisher's mark
  • Text: Yokokawa Hori-Take
  • Type: Blockcutter's seal
  • Text: 1860/1/14
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.78-1999
Primary reference Number: 9471
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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