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  • Japanese Scroll Painting

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    People on Pilgrimage to Mount Fuji Going down the Mountain (Fuji shojin sankei gezan no zu)

    1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), 11th month

    Utagawa Kuniteru II (Kunitsuna II), Japanese, 1830–1874

    Dimensions

    Vertical ôban triptych

    Medium

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

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    11.36873a-c

    Collections
    Asia More Info

    Description

    Multimedia

  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Takeout Sushi Suggesting Ataka, about 1844. Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper. William Sturgis Bigelow Collection.

  • Utagawa Kunisada, Three-color Shading Made to Order, 1859. Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper. William Sturgis Bigelow Collection.

  • Utagawa Kunisada, Clearing Weather, 1833. Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper. Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich.

  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi, “Oh, ouch!” and Giant Octopus from the Nameri River in Etchu, 1852. Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper. Gift of Sue Cassidy Clark in honor of Sarah E. Thompson.

  • Utagawa Kunisada, A Modern Shuihuzhuan, 1859. Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper. Bequest of William Perkins Babcock.

  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Hayakawa Ayunosuke, about 1830. Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper. Bequest of Maxim Karolik.