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    Robin and cherry blossoms (Komadori yamazakura)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Robin and cherry blossoms (Komadori yamazakura), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11?
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Shrike, withered oak and winter camellias (Mozucho karekashiwa fuyutsubaki), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11?
    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)

    After Katsukawa Shunsen
    Japanese, 1762-ca. 1830
    Peonies (Botan), 1890’s
    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)

    Attributed to Keisai Eisen
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Peonies and butterflies (Botan ni cho), 1820’s
    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
    Japanese, 19th century
    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Camellias and tea-utensil box (Seika: Tsubaki to chabako), 1820’s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Duck in Snow (Setchû ashi no kamo), 1830’s
    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
    Japanese
    Maruya Bunemon, publisher
    Japanese
    Karakoto and her kamuro Yayoi of the Chijoya (Chojiyanai karakoto to yayoi), Flower-arrangement teachers of the licensed quarters, ca. 1810
    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, Japan; Tokyo
    Kitagawa Utamaro, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Herons (Shirasagi), ca. 1810’s-1820?
    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

  • Objects

    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
    Japanese, 1756-1829
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    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 ), 1790’s
    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

  • Objects

    White heron and sweet flag iris (Shirasagi hanashobu)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    White heron and sweet flag iris (Shirasagi hanashobu), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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

  • Objects

    Nobitaki and melons (Nobitaki tanekyuri)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Nobitaki and melons (Nobitaki tanekyuri), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.10?
    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

  • Objects

    Wild Geese and Moon (Tsuki ni gan)

    Utagawa Hiroshige
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Kawaguchiya Shozo, publisher
    Japanese
    Wild Geese and Moon (Tsuki ni gan), 1830s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Kawaguchiya Shozo, publisher
    Japanese
    Barn Swallows and Flowering Crabapple in Bud (Himekaidô to tsubame), 1830’s
    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)

    Attributed to Ko Sukei
    Japanese, 1762-1817
    Cranes, cherry and old well (Furuido ni sakura to tsuru), ca. 1810
    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)

    Attributed to Kubo Shunman
    Japanese, 1757-1820
    Hokusai, previous attribution
    Japanese, fl. 1789-1818
    Bronze Chinese lion on stand and potted adonis plant (Seido shishi to hachiue no hana), 1810’s
    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

  • Objects

    Bulbul and Nandina berries (Hiyodori nanten)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Bulbul and Nandina berries (Hiyodori nanten), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11
    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

  • Objects

    Shells (Kaigara)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Shells (Kaigara), Gifts of the Ebb Tide, ca. 1788
    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

    Iris and peonies

    After Kubo Shunman
    Japanese, 1757-1820
    Hokusai, previous attribution
    Japanese, fl. 1789-1818
    Iris and peonies, Plants for the Kasumi poetry circle, 1890’s
    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

  • Objects

    Caged Bird and Plum Branch (Ume ni torikago)

    Yashima Gakutei
    Japanese, ca. 1786-1868
    Caged Bird and Plum Branch (Ume ni torikago), Two sheets for the Bizen Circle, 1820s
    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

  • Objects

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

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Meadow bunting, Egyptian kidney beans and pinks (Hojiro fujimame nadeshiko), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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

  • Objects

    Canary and Magnolia (Kanaria sarasakobushi)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Canary and Magnolia (Kanaria sarasakobushi), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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

  • Objects

    Woodpecker and violets (Kitsutsuki katakuri)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Woodpecker and violets (Kitsutsuki katakuri), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.11
    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

  • Objects

    Love birds and peonies (Jushimatsu botan)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Love birds and peonies (Jushimatsu botan), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6?
    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
    Japanese, 1786-1865
    Ezakiya Kichibei, publisher
    Japanese
    Looking for cherry blossoms on the banks of the Sumida River (Sumida zutsumi sakuragari no zu), 1830s
    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
    Japanese, 1762-ca. 1830
    Izumiya Ichibei, publisher
    Japanese
    Cranes, pines and rising sun (Hinode to matsu to tsuru), 1810’s
    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
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Izumiya Ichibei, publisher
    Japanese
    Ready for breast-feeding (Chichi), Elegant comparisons of little treasures, ca. 1802
    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
    Japanese, 1831-1889
    Still life with weeping willow, plum and camellia (Seika shidareyanagi to ume to tsubaki), ca. 1880’s
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Golden-crested wren and sasanqua (Kikuitadori sazanka), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Wakasaya Yoichi, publisher
    Japanese
    Long-tailed Bird and Plum (Ume ni tori), 1830’s
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Bulbuls on snow-covered pine (Shimahiyodori yuki no matsu), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859
    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
    Japanese, 1786-1865
    Iseya Rihei, publisher
    Japanese
    Standing beauty (Bijin), 1830s
    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
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Shells (Kaigara), Gifts of the Ebb Tide, ca. 1788
    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
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Gathering Flowers (Hanatsumu), ca. 1767
    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
    Japanese
    Woman and bird cage (Bijin to torikago), 1860s
    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, block carver
    Japanese
    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Matsumoto Zenbei, publisher
    Japanese
    Chrysanthemums and butterflies (Kiku to botan), A mirror of flowers and birds (Ehon kacho kagami), 1789
    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
    Japanese, 1780-1850
    Shojo parakeet and plum (Ume ni shojo inko), Three birds, ca. 1820
    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
    Japanese, 1786-1865
    Fujiokaya Jiro, publisher
    Japanese, 19th century
    Yokogawa Takejiro, block carver
    19th century
    The dexterous type (Jozu so), The modern thirty-two types, 1859
    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)

    Possibly Sakurai
    Japanese, 19th century
    White heron and grasses (Ashi ni shirasagi), ca. 1880’s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Kawaguchiya Shozo, publisher
    Japanese
    Great Tit and Rose of Sharon (Mukuge ni shijûkara), 1830’s
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Parrot and sweet-smelling daphne (Zuiko inko), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Shubyoshi Dancer, From an untitled series, 1823/1
    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
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1770’s-1790’s
    Izumiya Ichibei, publisher
    Japanese
    Courtesan Shitzuka and her shinzo Hanano and Enoki of the Tamaya (Tamayanai shitusuke Hanano Enoki), 1790’s
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Bullfinch, sumac and morning glories (Uso haze asagaoshu), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.10
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Quail and columbine (Uzura odamaki), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6?
    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
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    White herons and snow-covered reeds (Yukiashi ni shirasagi), ca. 1773
    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
    Japanese, 1787-1867
    Izumiya Ichibei, publisher
    Japanese
    Peonies (Botan), 1820’s
    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
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Sparrows, rock doves (Murasuzume hato), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Turtle dove and mulberry (Choshubato kuwa), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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, Japan; Tokyo
    Isoda Koryūsai, previous attribution
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Hawk, persimmons and pine (Matsu to kaki ni taka), 1770’s-1780’s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Crested Bird and Flowering Crabapple (Kaidô ni kotori), 1830’s
    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
    Japanese, 1831-1889
    White Heron in the Rain (Uchu sagi), 1880s
    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
    Japanese, 1780-1850
    Cranes and young pines (Komatsu ni tsuru), A collection of 36 birds, ca. 1820
    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

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    Shells (Kaigara)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Shells (Kaigara), Gifts of the Ebb Tide, ca. 1788
    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

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

    After Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Crane’s nest and rising sun (Hinode sugomori no tsuru), 1890’s
    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, previous attribution
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Hawk on tree trunk (Eda ni taka), 1770’s-1780’s
    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, previous attribution
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Hawk and rock (Iwa ni taka), 1770’s-1780’s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    White heron and flag iris (Kakitsubata ni shirasagi), 1830’s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Kawaguchiya Shozo, publisher
    Japanese
    Japanese Crane and Wave (Nami ni tanchô), 1830’s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    White heron and flag iris (Kakitsubata ni shirasagi), 1830’s
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Bush warbler and white plum (Uguisu hakubai), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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

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    The Kagura Month [11th month] (Kagurazuki)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    The Kagura Month [11th month] (Kagurazuki), Customs of daily life with poem of the four seasons, ca. 1767
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Wakasaya Yoichi, publisher
    Japanese
    Pheasant and chrysanthemums (Kiku ni kiji), 1830’s
    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

  • Objects

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

    Toyohiro Utagawa
    Japanese, 1773-1828
    Parody of Ebisu and Benten [As woman and fish-peddlar in snow] (Ebisu to Benten Dayu), 1810’s
    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
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Wakasaya Yoichi, publisher
    Japanese
    Tree Sparrows and Camellia in Snow (Setchû tsubaki ni suzume), 1830’s
    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, Japan; Tokyo
    Hokkei, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1780-1850
    Owl and magnolia (Mokuren ni mimizuki), 1890’s?
    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
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    Great tit on branch of flowering maple (Shijukara ikkoki no momiji kaerizaki no sakura), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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

  • Objects

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

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    White starlings, pomegranates and touch-me-nots (Shirogashira zakuro hosenka), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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

  • Objects

    Exu

    Arthur Luiz Piza, designer
    Brazilian, b. 1928
    Exu, ca. 1970
    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

  • Objects

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

    Utagawa Hiroshige
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Wakasaya Yoichi, publisher
    Japanese
    Tree Sparrows and Camellia in Snow (Setchû tsubaki ni suzume), 1830’s
    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

  • Objects

    Hawk and loquat tree (Biwa ni taka)

    Isoda Koryūsai, previous attribution
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Hawk and loquat tree (Biwa ni taka), 1770’s-1780’s
    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

  • Objects

    Cockerels fighting under flowering peach (Niwatori awase to momo)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Suzuki Harunobu, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Cockerels fighting under flowering peach (Niwatori awase to momo), ca. 1773
    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

  • Objects

    Fujisawa

    Utagawa Hiroshige
    Japanese, 1797-1858
    Utagawa Kunisada
    Japanese, 1786-1865
    Maruya Kyushiro, publisher
    Japanese
    Fujisawa, The fifty-three stations [of the Tokaido] by twin brushes, 1854.7
    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

  • Objects

    Owl and sparrows (Suzume to mimizuku)

    After Okumura Toshinobu
    Japanese
    Owl and sparrows (Suzume to mimizuku), 1890s?
    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

  • Objects

    White hawk and pine (Hakutaka goyonomatsu)

    Nakayama Sugakudo
    Japanese, fl. 1850-1860
    Kichizō Tsutaya, publisher
    Japanese
    White hawk and pine (Hakutaka goyonomatsu), Sho utsushi shijuhattaka, 1859.6
    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

  • Objects

    Parrot and cherries (Sakura ni inko)

    Totoya Hokkei
    Japanese, 1780-1850
    Parrot and cherries (Sakura ni inko), Six sheets of birds and flowers within borders, ca. 1810’s
    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
    Japanese, 1757-1820
    Hokusai, previous attribution
    Japanese, fl. 1789-1818
    Pheasants and Heath Roses (Boke ni kiji), ca. 1810
    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

  • Objects

    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
    Japanese
    Tani Seiko, publisher
    Japanese
    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, 1826.3
    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

  • Objects

    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
    Japanese
    Tani Seiko, publisher
    Japanese
    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, 1826.3
    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

  • Objects

    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
    Japanese
    Tani Seiko, publisher
    Japanese
    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, 1826.3
    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

  • Objects

    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
    Japanese
    Tani Seiko, publisher
    Japanese
    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, 1826.3
    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
    Japanese, 1844-1895
    Camellia and Grey Heron (Sazanka and Aosagi), Bairei kacho gafu, 1883
    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
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Gray Starlings on a loquat tree, ca. 1795
    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