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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.260
People
Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重, Japanese (1797 - 1858)
Title
Flathead (Kochi) and Eggplants (Nasubi), from the series A Shoal of Fishes (Uo-zukushi)
Other Titles
Original Language Title: 魚づくし 鯒に茄子
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
late 19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Meiji era, 1868-1912
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/147058
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Technique
Woodblock print
Dimensions
horizontal ōban: H. 25.5 × W. 36.8 cm (10 1/16 × 14 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.260
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Robert T. Singer and Kawai Masatomo, ed., The Life of Animals in Japanese Art, exh. cat., National Gallery of Art (Princeton, 2019), p. 268, cat. 243C

Exhibition History

The Life of Animals in Japanese Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 06/02/2019 - 08/18/2019

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