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19th century

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  • Objects

    Cup and Saucer

    Unknown artist, British

    1750-1800
    Cup and Saucer
    Glass with enamels
    Height: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Herbert W. Clark and Mrs. William A.H. Comstock 25.132

  • Objects

    The actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II as a woman and Matsumoto Koshiro IV as a samurai (nidai Osagawa Tsuneyo; yondai Matsumoto Koshiro)

    Katsukawa Shunzan

    Ca. 1789
    The actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II as a woman and Matsumoto Koshiro IV as a samurai (nidai Osagawa Tsuneyo; yondai Matsumoto Koshiro)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.6 x 13.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1157A

  • Objects

    The actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II as a woman and Matsumoto Koshiro IV as a samurai (nidai Osagawa Tsuneyo; yondai Matsumoto Koshiro)

    Katsukawa Shunzan

    Ca. 1789
    The actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II as a woman and Matsumoto Koshiro IV as a samurai (nidai Osagawa Tsuneyo; yondai Matsumoto Koshiro)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.6 x 13.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1157

  • Objects

    Bush-clover garden, Ryoganji, Mimeguri Shrine (Hagi no niwa: Ryoganji Mimeguri)

    Hosoda Eishi

    Ca.1787
    Bush-clover garden, Ryoganji, Mimeguri Shrine (Hagi no niwa: Ryoganji Mimeguri)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Overall: 38.4 x 74.6 cm (15 1/8 x 29 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1121

  • Objects

    The Pheasants

    Jean-Démosthène Dugourc

    Ca. 1785
    The Pheasants
    Silk brocade with embroidery
    Length: 236.2 cm (93 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.194

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, American

    Ca. 1796
    Textile fragment
    cotton plain weave, printed
    Gift of Ethel Smith 46.423

  • Objects

    The Birthday Party

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

    Divertimento per li ragazzi (Diversion for the Children), ca. 1797
    The Birthday Party
    Pen and ink, wash and brush over black chalk on white laid paper
    29.2 x 40.6 cm (11 1/2 x 16 inches)
    Gift of Murray S. Danforth, Jr. 1987.017

  • Objects

    Tango (5th day of the 5th month; the Boy's Festival) (Tango)

    Torii Kiyonaga

    Amusements of children during the Five Festivals, ca. 1794
    Tango (5th day of the 5th month; the Boy’s Festival) (Tango)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.8 x 23.8 cm (14 7/8 x 9 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1123

  • Objects

    Cushion cover fragment

    Unknown artist, Turkish

    Ca. 1775
    Cushion cover fragment
    Plain weave cotton embroidered with silk
    Length: 142.2 cm (56 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 26.023

  • Objects

    Furnishing textile fragment

    Unknown artist, European; Dutch

    1750-1800
    Furnishing textile fragment
    Wool cut velvet, pressed
    24.1 x 25.2 cm (9 1/2 x 9 15/16 inches) (top edge)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.349

  • Objects

    The Cock Fight

    Unknown artist, English

    Ca. 1790
    The Cock Fight
    Porcelain with enamels and glaze
    Height: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 37.094

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, French

    1770-1800
    textile
    Cotton
    22.9 x 23.5 cm (9 x 9 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.304

  • Objects

    Marash textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Armenian

    18th/19th century
    Marash textile fragment
    Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery
    123.2 x 50.2 cm (48 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Herbert Fields 1993.009

  • Objects

    Figure of Maiden

    Derby Porcelain Works

    Ca. 1790
    Figure of Maiden
    Porcelain with enamels and glaze
    Height: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Susan Martin Allien 35.717

  • Objects

    Near Tivoli

    Richard Cooper II

    1770-1814
    Near Tivoli
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and watercolor over graphite on laid paper
    Image: 35.2 x 63.5 cm (13 7/8 x 25 inches)
    Anonymous gift 2005.142.77

  • Objects

    Cormorant and egret (U to sagi)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase ), ca. 1790
    Cormorant and egret (U to sagi)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 22.5 x 37.2 cm (8 7/8 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.003

  • Objects

    Shells (Kaigara)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Gifts of the Ebb Tide, ca. 1788
    Shells (Kaigara)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing and metallic embellishments
    Plate: 23.3 x 37.3 cm (9 3/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.588

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    textile
    Silk
    Length: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.119

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    Textile fragment
    Silk
    21 x 12.7 cm (8 5/16 x 5 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.120

  • Objects

    Jinjitsu (7th day of the 1st month)

    Torii Kiyonaga

    Amusements of children during the Five Festivals, ca. 1794
    Jinjitsu (7th day of the 1st month)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 37.8 x 25.2 cm (14 7/8 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1122

  • Objects

    Cockerel, hen and Japanese meadow buntin (Niwatori to hojiro)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase ), ca. 1790
    Cockerel, hen and Japanese meadow buntin (Niwatori to hojiro)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 23.7 x 37.3 cm (9 5/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.007

  • Objects

    Partridges (Shako)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Partridges (Shako)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.9 x 36.5 cm (9 x 14 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.531.1

  • Objects

    The actor Nakayama Tomisaburo

    Katsukawa Shun'ei

    Ca. 1790
    The actor Nakayama Tomisaburo
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 27.2 x 12.2 cm (10 11/16 x 4 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1108

  • Objects

    Cranes and pines (Tsuru to matsu)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Ca. 1775
    Cranes and pines (Tsuru to matsu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 35.7 x 23.7 cm (14 1/16 x 9 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.547

  • Objects

    Bunting (Gabicho)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Bunting (Gabicho)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.7 x 36.2 cm (8 15/16 x 14 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.526.1

  • Objects

    Lydia

    Matthew William Peters

    Ca. 1776
    Lydia
    Oil on canvas
    63.5 x 76.2 cm (25 x 30 inches)
    Gift of Mrs.Guy Fairfax Cary 62.009

  • Objects

    Yellow-billed grosbeak, male white-backed woodpecker (Mamemawashi kitsutsuki)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Yellow-billed grosbeak, male white-backed woodpecker (Mamemawashi kitsutsuki)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.7 x 37 cm (8 15/16 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.002

  • Objects

    Castel Sant 'Angelo

    Victor Jean Nicolle

    Ca. 1779-1811
    Castel Sant ‘Angelo
    Pen and ink, brush and wash over black chalk on blue laid paper
    9.5 x 8.4 cm (3 13/16 x 3 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.141A

  • Objects

    Landscape with Tree and Pond in the Foreground and Village in the Distances

    Paul Sandby

    Ca.1790-1800
    Landscape with Tree and Pond in the Foreground and Village in the Distances
    Watercolor applied with brush, ink applied with brush, and graphite
    27.9 x 44.8 cm (11 x 17 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.8

  • Objects

    Mallard ducks, kingfisher (Kamo kawasemi)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Mallard ducks, kingfisher (Kamo kawasemi)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.5 x 37 cm (9 1/4 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.014

  • Objects

    Quail, skylark (Uzura hibari)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Quail, skylark (Uzura hibari)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 23.2 x 37.3 cm (9 1/8 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.001

  • Objects

    Figures at a temple gate (Nio mon)

    Katsukawa Shunzan

    Ca. 1790
    Figures at a temple gate (Nio mon)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 37.2 x 25.1 cm (14 5/8 x 9 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1130

  • Objects

    Roman Temples and Ruins

    Victor Jean Nicolle

    Ca. 1779–1811
    Roman Temples and Ruins
    Pen and ink and watercolor on blue laid paper
    7.1 x 10.2 cm (2 13/16 x 4 1/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.141B

  • Objects

    Self Portrait

    Martin Ferdinand Quadal

    Ca. 1785
    Self Portrait
    Oil on canvas
    37.2 x 27.3 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/4 inches)
    Gift of the Wunsch Foundation, Inc. 1987.113.2

  • Objects

    Long-tailed tit and white eyes (Enaga mejiro)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Long-tailed tit and white eyes (Enaga mejiro)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.5 x 37.2 cm (8 7/8 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.013

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, French

    Ca. 1780
    textile
    cotton
    Length: 38.1 cm (15 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 49.309

  • Objects

    Bagpiper with Dog

    Derby Porcelain Works

    Ca. 1790
    Bagpiper with Dog
    Porcelain with enamels and glaze
    Height: 18.7 cm (7 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Susan Martin Allien 35.716

  • Objects

    Falcon (Yokin)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Falcon (Yokin)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 22.7 x 36.8 cm (8 15/16 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1152

  • Objects

    Shells (Kaigara)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Gifts of the Ebb Tide, ca. 1788
    Shells (Kaigara)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing and metallic embellishments
    Plate: 23.3 x 37.2 cm (9 3/16 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.587

  • Objects

    Woman's hood

    Unknown artist, Micmac

    Ca. 1775
    Woman’s hood
    Wool twill weave with glass beadwork and applied silk ribbon
    Height: 36.8 cm (14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Edward B. Goodnow 81.019.10

  • Objects

    Goshawk, thick-billed shrike (Taka mozu)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Goshawk, thick-billed shrike (Taka mozu)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.3 x 37.3 cm (9 3/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.008

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, French

    Ca. 1780
    Textile fragment
    Silk cut and uncut voided velvet
    23.2 x 20.6 cm (9 1/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.084

  • Objects

    Quail (Chikukei)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Quail (Chikukei)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 22.4 x 34.8 cm (8 13/16 x 13 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1150

  • Objects

    Textile

    Unknown artist, French

    Ca. 1785
    Textile
    Polychrome block print on siamoises (cotton and linen blend) plain-weave textile
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 41.020

  • Objects

    Great tit, Japanese robin (Shijukara komadori)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Great tit, Japanese robin (Shijukara komadori)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.7 x 37.3 cm (8 15/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.009

  • Objects

    Copper pheasants, wagtail (Yamadori sekirei)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Copper pheasants, wagtail (Yamadori sekirei)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.8 x 37.3 cm (9 3/8 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.010

  • Objects

    Rain at the Sumida River (Sumida no ame)

    Katsukawa Shuncho

    Ca. 1790
    Rain at the Sumida River (Sumida no ame)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 36.5 x 23.5 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1128

  • Objects

    Oriole (Kori)

    Keisai Eisen

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Oriole (Kori)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.7 x 36.4 cm (8 15/16 x 14 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.525.1

  • Objects

    Country Dance

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

    Divertimento per li ragazzi (Diversion for the Children), ca. 1797
    Country Dance
    Pen and ink, wash and brush over chalk on paper; pen and ink, wash and brush, over black chalk
    28.7 x 41.1 cm (11 5/16 x 16 3/16 inches)
    Bequest of George Pierce Metcalf 57.239

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, German

    1750-1800
    textile
    Cotton
    27.3 x 19.7 cm (10 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.319

  • Objects

    Child's Windsor High Chair

    Unknown artist, American

    1770-1800
    Child’s Windsor High Chair
    Oak, maple, chestnut, ash and hickory
    86.4 x 48.3 x 40.6 cm (34 x 19 x 16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.965

  • Objects

    Quail (Chikukei)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Quail (Chikukei)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.9 x 36.5 cm (9 x 14 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.529.1

  • Objects

    Silver pheasants (Hakukan)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Silver pheasants (Hakukan)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.5 x 36.7 cm (8 7/8 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.530.1

  • Objects

    Boy Peddler

    Saint-Clément Faience Manufactory

    Ca. 1775
    Boy Peddler
    Earthenware with tin glaze
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.161.1

  • Objects

    Portrait of a Lady

    John Hoppner

    Ca. 1795
    Portrait of a Lady
    Oil on canvas
    76.2 x 63.5 cm (30 x 25 inches)
    Given in memory of Sofia W. Vervena by her friends 76.011

  • Objects

    Copper pheasants, wagtail (Yamadori sekirei)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Momo chidori kyoka awase (A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems), ca. 1790
    Copper pheasants, wagtail (Yamadori sekirei)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 22.9 x 37 cm (9 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1139

  • Objects

    Girl Peddler

    Saint-Clément Faience Manufactory

    Ca. 1775
    Girl Peddler
    Earthenware with tin glaze
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.161.2

  • Objects

    Eleven-headed Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara

    Unknown artist, Tibetan

    17th - 19th century
    Eleven-headed Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara
    Gilded bronze with traces of pigment
    Figure: 32.5 x 16 x 7 cm (12 13/16 x 6 5/16 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Marshall H. Gould 49.383

  • Objects

    Glass

    Unknown artist, British

    Ca. 1780
    Glass
    Glass
    Height: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 inches)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 73.045

  • Objects

    Wagtail (Sekirei)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Wagtail (Sekirei)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 36.7 cm (9 1/16 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.524.1

  • Objects

    Lady Dressing

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

    Ca. 1780-1790
    Lady Dressing
    Pen and ink with brush and wash on cream paper
    27.3 x 19.4 cm (10 3/4 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 57.139

  • Objects

    Choyo (9th day of the 9th month; Chrysanthemum Festival)

    Torii Kiyonaga

    Amusements of children during the Five Festivals, ca. 1794
    Choyo (9th day of the 9th month; Chrysanthemum Festival)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.9 x 23.3 cm (14 15/16 x 9 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1124

  • Objects

    Sparrows, rock doves (Murasuzume hato)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Sparrows, rock doves (Murasuzume hato)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Plate: 23.3 x 37.3 cm (9 3/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.012

  • Objects

    Gray starling (Hakutoo)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Gray starling (Hakutoo)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 22.9 x 35.1 cm (9 x 13 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.527.1

  • Objects

    Arch of Titus

    Victor Jean Nicolle

    Ca. 1779–1811
    Arch of Titus
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and graphite on blue laid paper
    9.8 x 8.4 cm (3 7/8 x 3 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.141C

  • Objects

    Finches (Jushimatsu)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Finches (Jushimatsu)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.2 x 36.8 cm (9 1/8 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.528.2

  • Objects

    Shells (Kaigara)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Gifts of the Ebb Tide, ca. 1788
    Shells (Kaigara)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing and metallic embellishments
    Plate: 22.9 x 37.2 cm (9 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.586

  • Objects

    Cellaret

    Unknown artist, English

    Ca. 1790
    Cellaret
    Mahogany and oak with brass mounts and tinned iron internal canisters
    55.9 x 68.6 x 52.1 cm (22 x 27 x 20 1/2 inches) feet
    Gift of Mrs. Guy Fairfax Cary 56.001

  • Objects

    Portrait of Stanislas III Poniatowski

    Angelica Kauffmann

    Ca. 1788
    Portrait of Stanislas III Poniatowski
    Ink with brush over black chalk on laid paper
    28.3 x 19.7 cm (11 3/16 x 7 11/16 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 66.273

  • Objects

    Baby bodice

    Unknown artist, French

    Ca. 1790
    Baby bodice
    Silk plain woven ground embellished with ribbon work embroidery
    Length: 33.3 cm (13 1/8 inches) (neckline)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 46.500

  • Objects

    Ten scenes around Kinryuzan Temple, Asakusa (Asakusa kinryuzan jukkyo)

    Torii Kiyonaga

    Ca. 1783
    Ten scenes around Kinryuzan Temple, Asakusa (Asakusa kinryuzan jukkyo)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 21.4 x 15.7 cm (8 7/16 x 6 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1118

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, French

    1760-1800
    textile
    Cotton
    15.2 x 23.8 cm (6 x 9 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.316

  • Objects

    Swallows, pheasant (Tsubame kiji)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Swallows, pheasant (Tsubame kiji)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.9 x 37.2 cm (9 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.005

  • Objects

    Golden pheasant, peony and pine (Matsu to botan ni kinkei)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Ca. 1780
    Golden pheasant, peony and pine (Matsu to botan ni kinkei)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 63.7 x 10.3 cm (25 1/16 x 4 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1090

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    Scops owl, bullfinches (Mimizuku uso)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Scops owl, bullfinches (Mimizuku uso)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.3 x 37.2 cm (9 3/16 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.011

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    Pheasant and pine (Matsu ni kiji)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Ca. 1780
    Pheasant and pine (Matsu ni kiji)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 61.6 x 10 cm (24 1/4 x 3 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.634

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    Hat Stand

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    1644-1911
    Hat Stand
    Jade; hardwood
    Height: 29.8 cm (11 3/4 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.37

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    The courtesan Hanaogi of the Ogiya with her shinzo Yoshino and Tatsuta and kamuro (Ogiya no nai Hanaogi Yoshino Tatsuta)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Ca.1795
    The courtesan Hanaogi of the Ogiya with her shinzo Yoshino and Tatsuta and kamuro (Ogiya no nai Hanaogi Yoshino Tatsuta)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 38.1 x 27.7 cm (15 x 10 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1146

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    Nō theater costume (nuihaku)

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750-1800
    Nō theater costume (nuihaku)
    Silk, gold leaf; plain weave, hand-painting, embroidery
    Center back: 162.6 cm (64 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.470

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    Silver pheasants (Hakukan)

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Silver pheasants (Hakukan)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 22.7 x 36.7 cm (8 15/16 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1151

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    Winter wren, water snipe (Misosazai shigi)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Winter wren, water snipe (Misosazai shigi)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.4 x 37 cm (8 13/16 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.004

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    Tripod Censer

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    Tripod Legged Censer, 1644-1911
    Tripod Censer
    Enamel on copper alloy
    Height: 28 cm (11 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.84

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    Sawamura Sojuro III (1753-1801) as Ume no Yoshibei (sandai (III) Sawamura Sojuro Ume no Yoshibei)

    Utagawa Toyokuni

    Ca. 1796
    Sawamura Sojuro III (1753-1801) as Ume no Yoshibei (sandai (III) Sawamura Sojuro Ume no Yoshibei)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.2 x 25.4 cm (14 5/8 x 10 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1404

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    The actor Ichikawa Yaozo III in a samurai role (sandai Ichikawa Yaozo)

    Katsukawa Shun'ei

    Ca. 1790
    The actor Ichikawa Yaozo III in a samurai role (sandai Ichikawa Yaozo)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.8 x 13.8 cm (12 1/8 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1107

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    The actor Nakamura Noshio II in a female role (nidai Nakamura Noshio)

    Katsukawa Shunkō

    Ca. 1790
    The actor Nakamura Noshio II in a female role (nidai Nakamura Noshio)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 26.2 x 15.1 cm (10 5/16 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1113

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    The beloved wife: chapter 10[man playing Sugeroku in a teahouse] (Koi nyobo judanme)

    Torii Kiyonaga

    Ongyokushu, ca. 1789
    The beloved wife: chapter 10[man playing Sugeroku in a teahouse] (Koi nyobo judanme)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 35.7 x 25.2 cm (14 1/16 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1119

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    Beauty and willow (Bijin to yanagi)

    Torii Kiyonaga

    Ca. 1780
    Beauty and willow (Bijin to yanagi)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 67.6 x 11.6 cm (26 5/8 x 4 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1120

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    Dress

    William Kilburn

    Ca. 1790
    Dress
    Cotton plain weave, block printed
    Center back length: 172.7 cm (68 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.028

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    Jay, boreal owl (Kashidori fukuro)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Jay, boreal owl (Kashidori fukuro)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.5 x 37 cm (9 1/4 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.006

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    Cup and saucer

    Unknown artist, French

    Ca. 1790
    Cup and saucer
    Glass with enamels and gilding
    6.5 x 8.6 cm (2 5/8 x 3 3/8 inches) cup dimension
    Gift of Sarah F. Greene 33.047

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    Mount Fuji, Falcon and Aubergines (Fuji to taka to nasu)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Ca. 1775
    Mount Fuji, Falcon and Aubergines (Fuji to taka to nasu)
    Color woodblock print
    Plate: 26.5 x 17.8 cm (10 7/16 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.542

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    Bottle

    Unknown artist, American

    1770-1800
    Bottle
    Glass with enamels and pewter
    17.8 x 8.6 x 6.5 cm (7 x 3 3/8 x 2 9/16 inches)
    Museum Collection 73.073

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    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    swatch book; textile
    Length: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.154.502

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    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1700 - 1800
    textile; swatch book
    Silk; compound weave, continuous supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 23.8 cm (9 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.161.868

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    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    Textile fragment
    Length: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.157.673

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    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1800
    swatch book; textile
    Silk; compound weave, continuous supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.159.719

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    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    swatch book; textile
    Length: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.154.539

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    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1700 - 1800
    textile; swatch book
    Silk; compound weave, continuous supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 41.3 cm (16 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.165.1119

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    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    swatch book; textile
    Length: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.156.642

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    Gray Starlings on a loquat tree

    Kitao Masayoshi

    Ca. 1795
    Gray Starlings on a loquat tree
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 22.5 x 37.9 cm (8 7/8 x 14 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Thomas S. Michie 2008.98.12