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Kikugawa Eizan hitsu 菊川英山筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1818–23 (Bunsei 1–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2452; other prints in the series: Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), #s 357-9; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 239

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 24.7 cm (14 7/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.3214.2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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