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Kataoka Gadô as Tokushima Gohei: P.99-1999

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Kataoka Gadô as Tokushima Gohei


Designer: Kunishige




3 ôban sheets


History note: Private collection, Boston; Israel Goldman

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1999) by Goldman, Israel


19th Century
Production date: AD 1849


Made in connection with a performance at the Chikugo (Ônishi) Theatre in Osaka, in the fourth month of 1849. Kunishige may be the same artist who signed himself Shigeharu (1803-53) and was a pupil of Kunihiro.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Coloured ink
Metallic pigment

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper

Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.99-1999
Primary reference Number: 9495
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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