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Title

Seven clean copies of alphabet: ri

1856


Artist

Utagawa KUNISADA /TOYOKUNI III

Japan

1786 - 1865


Details


Other Title

(Benkei killing a giant carp)


Alternative title

Seisho nana iroha: ri


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1856


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

34.9 x 23.1 cm image; 35.6 x 23.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

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


Credit

Purchased 1995


Location

Not on display


Accession number

208.1995


Artist information

Utagawa KUNISADA /TOYOKUNI III

Works in the collection

49


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 6. cat.no. 1.17