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Title

Leisurely views of famous places in the eastern capital: Shiba Myôjin in the First month

circa 1843-circa 1847


Artist

Utagawa Kunisada/Toyokuni III

Japan

1786 - 1865


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

circa 1843-circa 1847


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper, ôban diptych


Dimensions

a - right sheet, 34.2 x 24.5 cm

b - left sheet, 34.3 x 24.2 cm


Signature & date

Signed [right sheet; part a] c.r., in Japanese, "Kôchôrô Toyokuni-ga" [and artist's red seal].
Signed [left sheet; part b] c.r., in Japanese, "Kôchôrô Toyokuni-ga" [and artist's red seal].


Credit

Gift of Dr. James Hayes 2003


Location

Not on display


Accession number

321.2003.a-b


Artist information

Utagawa Kunisada/Toyokuni III

Works in the collection

50


Place

Where the work was made
Japan