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    Robin and cherry blossoms (Komadori yamazakura)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11?
    Robin and cherry blossoms (Komadori yamazakura)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.2 cm (13 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.555

  • Objects

    Shrike, withered oak and winter camellias (Mozucho karekashiwa fuyutsubaki)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11?
    Shrike, withered oak and winter camellias (Mozucho karekashiwa fuyutsubaki)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.1 cm (13 3/16 x 8 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.556

  • Objects

    Peonies (Botan)

    Katsukawa Shunsen

    1890’s
    Peonies (Botan)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Sheet: 18.7 x 34.3 cm (7 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.398

  • Objects

    Peonies and butterflies (Botan ni cho)

    Keisai Eisen

    1820’s
    Peonies and butterflies (Botan ni cho)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 26.7 x 39.1 cm (10 1/2 x 15 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.523

  • Objects

    Camellias and tea-utensil box (Seika: Tsubaki to chabako)

    Rintei

    1820’s
    Camellias and tea-utensil box (Seika: Tsubaki to chabako)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing and metallic embellishments
    Image: 19.7 x 16.7 cm (7 3/4 x 6 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.386

  • Objects

    Duck in Snow (Setchû ashi no kamo)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Duck in Snow (Setchû ashi no kamo)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Image: 37.6 x 17.5 cm (14 13/16 x 6 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.272

  • Objects

    Karakoto and her kamuro Yayoi of the Chijoya (Chojiyanai karakoto to yayoi)

    Kitagawa Tsukimaro

    Flower-arrangement teachers of the licensed quarters, ca. 1810
    Karakoto and her kamuro Yayoi of the Chijoya (Chojiyanai karakoto to yayoi)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 36.2 x 24.1 cm (14 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1148

  • Objects

    Herons (Shirasagi)

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    Ca. 1810’s-1820?
    Herons (Shirasagi)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 26.4 x 19.2 cm (10 3/8 x 7 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.594

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    The daughter of Taira no Kiyomori using a mirror to draw her self-portrait to send to her mother (Kiyomori sokujo no ga jizo o utsushi haha ni kore o okuru zu )

    Hosoda Eishi

    1790’s
    The daughter of Taira no Kiyomori using a mirror to draw her self-portrait to send to her mother (Kiyomori sokujo no ga jizo o utsushi haha ni kore o okuru zu )
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 37.2 x 24.8 cm (14 5/8 x 9 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1135

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    White heron and sweet flag iris (Shirasagi hanashobu)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    White heron and sweet flag iris (Shirasagi hanashobu)
    Polychrome wood block printwith embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.2 cm (13 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.569

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    Nobitaki and melons (Nobitaki tanekyuri)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.10?
    Nobitaki and melons (Nobitaki tanekyuri)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.2 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.570

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    Wild Geese and Moon (Tsuki ni gan)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830s
    Wild Geese and Moon (Tsuki ni gan)
    Color woodblock print
    Image: 37 x 13.2 cm (14 9/16 x 5 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.227.2

  • Objects

    Barn Swallows and Flowering Crabapple in Bud (Himekaidô to tsubame)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Barn Swallows and Flowering Crabapple in Bud (Himekaidô to tsubame)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 38.3 x 13.2 cm (15 1/16 x 5 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.226

  • Objects

    Cranes, cherry and old well (Furuido ni sakura to tsuru)

    Ko Sukei

    Ca. 1810
    Cranes, cherry and old well (Furuido ni sakura to tsuru)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 21 x 49.4 cm (8 1/4 x 19 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.476

  • Objects

    Bronze Chinese lion on stand and potted adonis plant (Seido shishi to hachiue no hana)

    Kubo Shunman

    1810’s
    Bronze Chinese lion on stand and potted adonis plant (Seido shishi to hachiue no hana)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing and metallic embellishments
    Sheet: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.385

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    Bulbul and Nandina berries (Hiyodori nanten)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11
    Bulbul and Nandina berries (Hiyodori nanten)
    Polychrome wood block printwith embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.2 cm (13 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.571

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    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

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    Iris and peonies

    Kubo Shunman

    Plants for the Kasumi poetry circle, 1890’s
    Iris and peonies
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing and metallic embellishments
    Plate: 21 x 18.4 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.353

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    Caged Bird and Plum Branch (Ume ni torikago)

    Yashima Gakutei

    Two sheets for the Bizen Circle, 1820s
    Caged Bird and Plum Branch (Ume ni torikago)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing and metallic highlights
    Plate: 20.8 x 18.4 cm (8 3/16 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.351

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    Meadow bunting, Egyptian kidney beans and pinks (Hojiro fujimame nadeshiko)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    Meadow bunting, Egyptian kidney beans and pinks (Hojiro fujimame nadeshiko)
    Polychrome wood block printwith embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.2 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.568

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    Canary and Magnolia (Kanaria sarasakobushi)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    Canary and Magnolia (Kanaria sarasakobushi)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.1 cm (13 3/16 x 8 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.557

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    Woodpecker and violets (Kitsutsuki katakuri)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11
    Woodpecker and violets (Kitsutsuki katakuri)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 21.9 cm (13 3/16 x 8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.563

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    Love birds and peonies (Jushimatsu botan)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6?
    Love birds and peonies (Jushimatsu botan)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.2 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.564

  • Objects

    Looking for cherry blossoms on the banks of the Sumida River (Sumida zutsumi sakuragari no zu)

    Utagawa Kunisada

    1830s
    Looking for cherry blossoms on the banks of the Sumida River (Sumida zutsumi sakuragari no zu)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Image: 36.8 x 25.2 cm (14 1/2 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1301

  • Objects

    Cranes, pines and rising sun (Hinode to matsu to tsuru)

    Katsukawa Shunsen

    1810’s
    Cranes, pines and rising sun (Hinode to matsu to tsuru)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 26.2 x 38.3 cm (10 5/16 x 15 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.404

  • Objects

    Ready for breast-feeding (Chichi)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Elegant comparisons of little treasures, ca. 1802
    Ready for breast-feeding (Chichi)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 36.5 x 24.1 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1141

  • Objects

    Still life with weeping willow, plum and camellia (Seika shidareyanagi to ume to tsubaki)

    Kawanabe Kyōsai

    Ca. 1880’s
    Still life with weeping willow, plum and camellia (Seika shidareyanagi to ume to tsubaki)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Image: 20.8 x 28.4 cm (8 3/16 x 11 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.427

  • Objects

    Golden-crested wren and sasanqua (Kikuitadori sazanka)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859
    Golden-crested wren and sasanqua (Kikuitadori sazanka)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.2 cm (13 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.576

  • Objects

    Long-tailed Bird and Plum (Ume ni tori)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Long-tailed Bird and Plum (Ume ni tori)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Image: 37.8 x 17.8 cm (14 7/8 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.290

  • Objects

    Bulbuls on snow-covered pine (Shimahiyodori yuki no matsu)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859
    Bulbuls on snow-covered pine (Shimahiyodori yuki no matsu)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.1 cm (13 1/4 x 8 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.575

  • Objects

    Standing beauty (Bijin)

    Utagawa Kunisada

    1830s
    Standing beauty (Bijin)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Image: 35.4 x 24.9 cm (13 15/16 x 9 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1300

  • 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

    Gathering Flowers (Hanatsumu)

    Suzuki Harunobu

    Ca. 1767
    Gathering Flowers (Hanatsumu)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 27.9 x 20.2 cm (11 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1084

  • Objects

    Woman and bird cage (Bijin to torikago)

    Hanzan Matsukawa

    1860s
    Woman and bird cage (Bijin to torikago)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 17.8 x 23.7 cm (7 x 9 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Roger S. Keyes and Elizabeth Coombs 1997.90.3

  • Objects

    Chrysanthemums and butterflies (Kiku to botan)

    Shunpudo Noshiro Ryuko

    A mirror of flowers and birds (Ehon kacho kagami), 1789
    Chrysanthemums and butterflies (Kiku to botan)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 21.8 x 37.9 cm (8 9/16 x 14 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.537

  • Objects

    Shojo parakeet and plum (Ume ni shojo inko)

    Totoya Hokkei

    Three birds, ca. 1820
    Shojo parakeet and plum (Ume ni shojo inko)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing and metallic embellishments
    Plate: 21 x 18.3 cm (8 1/4 x 7 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.391

  • Objects

    The dexterous type (Jozu so)

    Utagawa Kunisada

    The modern thirty-two types, 1859
    The dexterous type (Jozu so)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing (white collar)
    Plate: 37.8 x 25.9 cm (14 7/8 x 10 3/16 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.043.2

  • Objects

    White heron and grasses (Ashi ni shirasagi)

    Sakurai

    Ca. 1880’s
    White heron and grasses (Ashi ni shirasagi)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 19.2 x 17.5 cm (7 9/16 x 6 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.630

  • Objects

    Great Tit and Rose of Sharon (Mukuge ni shijûkara)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Great Tit and Rose of Sharon (Mukuge ni shijûkara)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 18.7 x 12.4 cm (7 3/8 x 4 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.059

  • Objects

    Parrot and sweet-smelling daphne (Zuiko inko)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    Parrot and sweet-smelling daphne (Zuiko inko)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.2 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.562

  • Objects

    Shubyoshi Dancer

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    From an untitled series, 1823/1
    Shubyoshi Dancer
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 21.9 cm (8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.1

  • Objects

    Courtesan Shitzuka and her shinzo Hanano and Enoki of the Tamaya (Tamayanai shitusuke Hanano Enoki)

    Katsukawa Shuncho

    1790’s
    Courtesan Shitzuka and her shinzo Hanano and Enoki of the Tamaya (Tamayanai shitusuke Hanano Enoki)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Sheet: 37.8 x 25.2 cm (14 7/8 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1126

  • Objects

    Bullfinch, sumac and morning glories (Uso haze asagaoshu)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.10
    Bullfinch, sumac and morning glories (Uso haze asagaoshu)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.2 cm (13 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.561

  • Objects

    Quail and columbine (Uzura odamaki)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6?
    Quail and columbine (Uzura odamaki)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.8 x 22.4 cm (13 5/16 x 8 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.565

  • Objects

    White herons and snow-covered reeds (Yukiashi ni shirasagi)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Ca. 1773
    White herons and snow-covered reeds (Yukiashi ni shirasagi)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 24.8 x 17.9 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.553

  • Objects

    Peonies (Botan)

    Kikukawa Eizan

    1820’s
    Peonies (Botan)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 25.9 x 38.1 cm (10 3/16 x 15 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1164

  • 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

    Turtle dove and mulberry (Choshubato kuwa)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    Turtle dove and mulberry (Choshubato kuwa)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.2 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.558

  • Objects

    Hawk, persimmons and pine (Matsu to kaki ni taka)

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1770’s-1780’s
    Hawk, persimmons and pine (Matsu to kaki ni taka)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing and gofun
    Image: 90.3 x 28.9 cm (35 9/16 x 11 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.647

  • Objects

    Crested Bird and Flowering Crabapple (Kaidô ni kotori)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Crested Bird and Flowering Crabapple (Kaidô ni kotori)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 12.1 x 18.3 cm (4 3/4 x 7 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.038

  • Objects

    White Heron in the Rain (Uchu sagi)

    Kawanabe Kyōsai

    1880s
    White Heron in the Rain (Uchu sagi)
    Color woodblock print
    Image: 36.8 x 25.9 cm (14 1/2 x 10 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.464

  • Objects

    Cranes and young pines (Komatsu ni tsuru)

    Totoya Hokkei

    A collection of 36 birds, ca. 1820
    Cranes and young pines (Komatsu ni tsuru)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing and metallic embellishment
    Sheet: 21.6 x 18.4 cm (8 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.370

  • 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

    Crane's nest and rising sun (Hinode sugomori no tsuru)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    1890’s
    Crane’s nest and rising sun (Hinode sugomori no tsuru)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 26.4 x 20 cm (10 3/8 x 7 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.539

  • Objects

    Hawk on tree trunk (Eda ni taka)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    1770’s-1780’s
    Hawk on tree trunk (Eda ni taka)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing and gofun
    Sheet: 90.3 x 28.6 cm (35 9/16 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.649

  • Objects

    Hawk and rock (Iwa ni taka)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    1770’s-1780’s
    Hawk and rock (Iwa ni taka)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing and gofun
    Sheet: 90.2 x 28.6 cm (35 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.650

  • Objects

    White heron and flag iris (Kakitsubata ni shirasagi)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    White heron and flag iris (Kakitsubata ni shirasagi)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 37.6 x 17 cm (14 13/16 x 6 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1246

  • Objects

    Japanese Crane and Wave (Nami ni tanchô)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Japanese Crane and Wave (Nami ni tanchô)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 12.5 x 18.4 cm (4 15/16 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.040

  • Objects

    White heron and flag iris (Kakitsubata ni shirasagi)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    White heron and flag iris (Kakitsubata ni shirasagi)
    Polychrome wood block printwith embossing
    Image: 37.3 x 16.4 cm (14 11/16 x 6 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.274

  • Objects

    Bush warbler and white plum (Uguisu hakubai)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    Bush warbler and white plum (Uguisu hakubai)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.2 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.573

  • Objects

    The Kagura Month [11th month] (Kagurazuki)

    Suzuki Harunobu

    Customs of daily life with poem of the four seasons, ca. 1767
    The Kagura Month [11th month] (Kagurazuki)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 28.4 x 21.1 cm (11 3/16 x 8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1083

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    Pheasant and chrysanthemums (Kiku ni kiji)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Pheasant and chrysanthemums (Kiku ni kiji)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Image: 37.9 x 17.5 cm (14 15/16 x 6 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.278.1

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    Parody of Ebisu and Benten [As woman and fish-peddlar in snow] (Ebisu to Benten Dayu)

    Toyohiro Utagawa

    1810’s
    Parody of Ebisu and Benten [As woman and fish-peddlar in snow] (Ebisu to Benten Dayu)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 20.8 x 18.7 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1424

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    Tree Sparrows and Camellia in Snow (Setchû tsubaki ni suzume)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Tree Sparrows and Camellia in Snow (Setchû tsubaki ni suzume)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Image: 36.8 x 17.3 cm (14 1/2 x 6 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.288.2

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    Owl and magnolia (Mokuren ni mimizuki)

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1890’s?
    Owl and magnolia (Mokuren ni mimizuki)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 21.1 x 18.3 cm (8 5/16 x 7 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.368

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    Great tit on branch of flowering maple (Shijukara ikkoki no momiji kaerizaki no sakura)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    Great tit on branch of flowering maple (Shijukara ikkoki no momiji kaerizaki no sakura)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.2 cm (13 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.559

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    White starlings, pomegranates and touch-me-nots (Shirogashira zakuro hosenka)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    White starlings, pomegranates and touch-me-nots (Shirogashira zakuro hosenka)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.7 x 22.1 cm (13 1/4 x 8 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.560

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    Exu

    Arthur Luiz Piza

    Ca. 1970
    Exu
    Engraving and embossing
    91.1 x 62.9 cm (35 7/8 x 24 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Barnet Fain 1997.33

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    Tree Sparrows and Camellia in Snow (Setchû tsubaki ni suzume)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    1830’s
    Tree Sparrows and Camellia in Snow (Setchû tsubaki ni suzume)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Image: 38.1 x 17.3 cm (15 x 6 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.288.1

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    Hawk and loquat tree (Biwa ni taka)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    1770’s-1780’s
    Hawk and loquat tree (Biwa ni taka)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing and gofun
    Image: 90.3 x 28.6 cm (35 9/16 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.648

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    Cockerels fighting under flowering peach (Niwatori awase to momo)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Ca. 1773
    Cockerels fighting under flowering peach (Niwatori awase to momo)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 27 x 19.7 cm (10 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.541

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    Fujisawa

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    The fifty-three stations [of the Tokaido] by twin brushes, 1854.7
    Fujisawa
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 37.5 x 25.4 cm (14 3/4 x 10 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.2320

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    Owl and sparrows (Suzume to mimizuku)

    Okumura Toshinobu

    1890s?
    Owl and sparrows (Suzume to mimizuku)
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Sheet: 33.8 x 15.6 cm (13 5/16 x 6 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.295

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    White hawk and pine (Hakutaka goyonomatsu)

    Nakayama Sugakudo

    Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    White hawk and pine (Hakutaka goyonomatsu)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 33.5 x 22.2 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.574

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    Parrot and cherries (Sakura ni inko)

    Totoya Hokkei

    Six sheets of birds and flowers within borders, ca. 1810’s
    Parrot and cherries (Sakura ni inko)
    Polychrome wood block print with embossing
    Plate: 21 x 18.6 cm (8 1/4 x 7 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.371

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    Pheasants and Heath Roses (Boke ni kiji)

    Kubo Shunman

    Ca. 1810
    Pheasants and Heath Roses (Boke ni kiji)
    Color woodblock print with metallic pigments and embossing
    Plate: 20 x 18.3 cm (7 7/8 x 7 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.352

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    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene "Pulling the carriage apart' (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara's secrets of calligra

    Shigekatsu

    1826.3
    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene “Pulling the carriage apart’ (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara’s secrets of calligra
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Overall: 38.4 x 77.5 cm (15 1/8 x 30 1/2 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2004.1

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    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene "Pulling the carriage apart' (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara's secrets of calligra

    Shigekatsu

    1826.3
    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene “Pulling the carriage apart’ (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara’s secrets of calligra
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Plate: 38.4 x 25.4 cm (15 1/8 x 10 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2004.1A

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    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene "Pulling the carriage apart' (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara's secrets of calligra

    Shigekatsu

    1826.3
    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene “Pulling the carriage apart’ (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara’s secrets of calligra
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Plate: 38.4 x 25.4 cm (15 1/8 x 10 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2004.1B

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    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene "Pulling the carriage apart' (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara's secrets of calligra

    Shigekatsu

    1826.3
    Nakamura Utaemon III as Matsuomaru, Arashi Raishi II as Umeomaru and Onoe Kikugoro III as Sakuramaruin the scene “Pulling the carriage apart’ (Kuruma biki) from the play Sugawara’s secrets of calligra
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Plate: 38.7 x 25.4 cm (15 1/4 x 10 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2004.1C

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    Camellia and Grey Heron (Sazanka and Aosagi)

    Kōno Bairei

    Bairei kacho gafu, 1883
    Camellia and Grey Heron (Sazanka and Aosagi)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 37 x 24.1 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Thomas S. Michie 2008.98.3

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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