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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.2847
People
Utagawa Kuniyoshi 歌川国芳, Japanese (1798 - 1861)
Title
Gio and Gijo, from the series Lives of Wise and Heroic Women (Kenjo reppu den)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Kenjo reppu den: Gio, Gijo
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Edo period, circa 1841-1842 (Tenpō 12-13)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/206841
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "ōban" format; ink and color on paper, with printed signature reading "Ichiyūsai Kuniyoshi ga"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 36.4 cm x W. 25.7 cm (14 5/16 x 10 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Ichiyūsai Kuniyoshi ga
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
1933.4.2847
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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