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Woman holding a samisen ascending stairs: P.3209-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Woman holding a samisen ascending stairs


Designer: Kunisada, Utagawa




Colour print from woodblocks. Oban. c.1830. Signed: Kôchôro Kunisada ga. Publisher's seal: ? Censor's seal: kiwame.
Gourd-shaped cartouche enclosing view down onto street.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1999) by Unknown

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Components of the work

Sheet Height 384 mm Width 260 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3209-R
Primary reference Number: 97806
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 September 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 7 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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