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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1928.14.137
People
Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川歌麿, Japanese (d. 1806)
Published by Tsutaya Jûzaburô
Title
Pheasant (Kiji) and Swallows (Tsubame), detached page from the book Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition (Momo chidori kyōka awase)
Other Titles
Original Language Title: 「山鳥 鶺鴒」 「百千鳥狂歌合」
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1790 (Kansei 2)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/209221
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Detached page from woodblock-printed book; ink and color on paper
Technique
Woodblock print
Dimensions
Paper: H. 24 cm x W. 37.4 cm (9 7/16 x 14 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Unsigned
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry Osborn Taylor
Accession Year
1928
Object Number
1928.14.137
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Poems by Sakezuki no Komendo and Kiri Hitoha.

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