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Title

Catching fireflies: Miyagi Asojirô

1855


Artist

Utagawa KUNISADA /TOYOKUNI III

Japan

1786 - 1865


Details


Alternative title

Miyagi Asojirô


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1855


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

35.8 x 24.3 cm image; 36.2 x 24.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed c.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Toyokuni ga [picture by Toyokuni]'.
Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Roderick Bain 1997


Location

Not on display


Accession number

165.1997


Artist information

Utagawa KUNISADA /TOYOKUNI III

Works in the collection

49


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 6. cat.no. 1.15