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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.2867
People
Utagawa Kunisada, Japanese (Katsushika, Musashi 1786 - 1864)
Title
(Poem by) Ariwara no Narihira Ason: Actor Ichikawa Danjūrō 8th as Seigen, from the series Comparisons for Thirty-six Selected Poems (Mitate sanjūrokkasen no uchi)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Mitate sanjūrokkasen no uchi: Ariwara no Narihira Ason (Ichikawa Danjūrō/Seigen)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5, 10th month)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/206899
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "ōban" format; ink and color on paper, with printed signature reading "Toyokuni ga"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 35.8 cm x W. 24.5 cm (14 1/8 x 9 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Toyokuni 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
1933.4.2867
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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