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Ukiyo-e Prints

浮世絵版画

Port Townsend, Washington

 

 

UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI

 

 

国芳

 

 

うたがわくによし

 

 

 This is the middle panel of a triptych.

 

 

 Triptych title:

Futami-ga-ura no kōkei

(Splendid View at Futami-ga-ura)

 

 

Carver: As yet unidentified

 

 

Publisher:

Yamada-ya Shōjirō

山田屋庄次郎

やまだや.しょうじろう

We want to thank our contributor J.Z. for bringing

the name of the publisher to our attention.

 

 

Size: 14 3/4" x 10"

 

 

Date: 1854, 12th Month

 

 There is a complete example

of this triptych at the British Museum and another copy of this sheet in the Van Gogh Museum.

 

Condition:

 

 

 

 

 

     
   
     

 

Yamada-ya Shōjirō

Publisher's seal

Date Seal (on the left)

represents the 12th Month, 1854

Aratame or "examined

(on the right)

Carver's Seal

 

 

 

 

 

     
   
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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