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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,  another copy

 of this sheet in the Van Gogh Museum

and   another one in the collection of
the National Museums of Scotland.

 

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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