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Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (Japanese, 1786-1864)
Tokokudo, Publisher

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Purchased in Bloomington, Indiana by Dr. Roger Hurwitz and Francine Hurwitz, Indianapolis; given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2010 (2010.295).

Object Information

artist
Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (Japanese, 1786-1864)
publisher
Tokokudo
period
Edo
creation date
1852, 8th month
materials
color woodblock print
dimensions
9 3/4 x 6 7/8 in. (image & sheet, bled to edge)
mark descriptions
Signed by artist: Toyokuni ga (within a toshidama cartouche)
Censor's seal: Kinugasa and Murata
Date seal: 1852, 8th month
Engraver's mark: Hori Take
Publisher's mark: Tōkokudō
Inscribed, unread
series
Unknown. A series based on the Tale of Genji
accession number
2010.295
credit line
Gift of Francine and Roger Hurwitz
copyright
Public Domain
collection
Asian Art

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