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    Chapter 7 of the 11 chapters of Chushingura (The treasury of loyal retainers) (Chushingura shichidanme junimaizoku)

    Shigemasa

    1780’s
    Chapter 7 of the 11 chapters of Chushingura (The treasury of loyal retainers) (Chushingura shichidanme junimaizoku)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.6 x 18.9 cm (10 1/16 x 7 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1092

  • Objects

    Parody of child as Daikoku (Mitate daikoku)

    Shigemasa

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Parody of child as Daikoku (Mitate daikoku)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet) 38.6 x 26.4 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1367

  • Objects

    Ejiri, Suruga Province (Shunshu ejiri)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Ejiri, Suruga Province (Shunshu ejiri)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 26 x 37.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1179

  • Objects

    Kintai (Brocade) Bridge, Suo Province (Suo no kuni kintaibashi)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Wondrous views of famous bridges in the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Kintai (Brocade) Bridge, Suo Province (Suo no kuni kintaibashi)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 24.9 x 36.8 cm (9 13/16 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1225

  • Objects

    Seven-column priest's robe with court-dance theme

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1736
    Seven-column priest’s robe with court-dance theme
    Silk compound weave with supplementary silk and gold-leaf paper patterning wefts
    Length: 210.8 cm (83 inches)
    Bequest of Lucy T. Aldrich 55.408

  • Objects

    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    1823/1
    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.8

  • Objects

    Toto sundai (Surugadai in the eastern capital)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Toto sundai (Surugadai in the eastern capital)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.7 x 38.1 cm (10 1/8 x 15 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1212

  • Objects

    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.13

  • Objects

    Small Bird and Japanese Morning Glories (Asagao ni kotori)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    1790’s
    Small Bird and Japanese Morning Glories (Asagao ni kotori)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 34.5 x 7.6 cm (13 9/16 x 3 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.103

  • Objects

    Mishima Pass, Kai Province (Koshu mishimagoe)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, late 18th century-mid 19th century
    Mishima Pass, Kai Province (Koshu mishimagoe)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Selvage Width: 38.4 cm (15 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1194

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    Under Mannen Bridge, Fukagawa [Edo] (Fukagawa mannenbashi no shita)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Under Mannen Bridge, Fukagawa [Edo] (Fukagawa mannenbashi no shita)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.7 x 37.3 cm (10 1/8 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1204

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    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    18th century
    Textile fragment
    Silk, gold metallic-paper-wrapped thread; compound weave, continuous supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.097

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    Viewing sunset over Ryogoku Bridge from the Ommaya embankment (Ommayagashi yori ryogokubashi no sekiyo o miru)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Viewing sunset over Ryogoku Bridge from the Ommaya embankment (Ommayagashi yori ryogokubashi no sekiyo o miru)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.9 x 37.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1214

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    Kirifuri falls at Mount Kurokami, Shimotsuke Province (Shimotsuke kurokamiyama kirifuri no taki)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    A journey to the waterfalls of the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Kirifuri falls at Mount Kurokami, Shimotsuke Province (Shimotsuke kurokamiyama kirifuri no taki)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.6 x 25.7 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1216

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    Huang Chuping with a stone Goate (Huang Chuping and the Goat)

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    1823/1
    Huang Chuping with a stone Goate (Huang Chuping and the Goat)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.9 cm (8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.7

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    Walking in the rain (Ame)

    Suzuki Harunobu

    Ca.1767
    Walking in the rain (Ame)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 27.6 x 20.6 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1080

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    Inume Pass, Kai Province (Koshu inumetoge)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Inume Pass, Kai Province (Koshu inumetoge)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.6 x 37.5 cm (10 1/16 x 14 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1192

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    The lake, Hakone, Sagami Province (Soshu hakone no kosui)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    The lake, Hakone, Sagami Province (Soshu hakone no kosui)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.6 x 37.8 cm (10 1/16 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1202

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    Fujimigahara [Fuji-view fields], Owari Province (Bishu fujimigahara)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1830-1831
    Fujimigahara [Fuji-view fields], Owari Province (Bishu fujimigahara)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.4 x 37.5 cm (10 x 14 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1182

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    Akuta River (Akutagawa)

    Nishimura Shigenaga

    Tales of Ise, ca. 1720’s
    Akuta River (Akutagawa)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 28.9 x 13.8 cm (11 3/8 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1065

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    Chinese Warrior on Hoseback

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    Early 19th century-mid 19th century
    Chinese Warrior on Hoseback
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.3 cm (8 3/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.14

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    Landscape

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    16th century or later
    Landscape
    Ink and color on paper
    146.1 x 77.5 cm (57 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.94

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    Aoigaoka Falls in the eastern capital (Toto aoigaoka no taki )

    Katsushika Hokusai

    A journey to the waterfalls of the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Aoigaoka Falls in the eastern capital (Toto aoigaoka no taki )
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.5 x 25.6 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1223

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    Umezawa manor, Sagami Province (Soshu umezawa zai)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Umezawa manor, Sagami Province (Soshu umezawa zai)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.6 x 38.4 cm (10 1/16 x 15 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1203

  • Objects

    Urashima Taro

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Urashima Taro
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.1 cm (8 11/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.12

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    Tenma Bridge, Setsu Province (Sesshu tenmabashi)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Wondrous views of famous bridges in the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Tenma Bridge, Setsu Province (Sesshu tenmabashi)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 23 x 32.2 cm (9 1/16 x 12 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1224

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    Picking persimmons (Kakitsumu)

    Suzuki Harunobu

    Ca.1767
    Picking persimmons (Kakitsumu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 28.1 x 17.8 cm (11 1/16 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1077

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    Small bird and rose mallow (Fuyo ni kotori)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    19th century
    Small bird and rose mallow (Fuyo ni kotori)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 34 x 11.3 cm (13 3/8 x 4 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1243

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    Parody of child as Jurojin (Mitate jurojin)

    Shigemasa

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Parody of child as Jurojin (Mitate jurojin)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 38.7 x 26.4 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1365

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    At sea off Kazusa (Kazusa no kairo)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    At sea off Kazusa (Kazusa no kairo)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 26 x 38.3 cm (10 1/4 x 15 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1188

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    Abridged view of the Tago coast near Ejiri on the Tokaido (Tokaido ejiri tago no ura ryakuzu)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1831-1832
    Abridged view of the Tago coast near Ejiri on the Tokaido (Tokaido ejiri tago no ura ryakuzu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 24.8 x 36.7 cm (9 3/4 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1199

  • Objects

    Nihonbashi, Edo (Edo nihonbashi)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Nihonbashi, Edo (Edo nihonbashi)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.6 x 37.3 cm (10 1/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1210

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    A mitate (parody) of Act 9 of Chushingura (Treasury of the Loyal Retainers) (Kyu-danme(Act 9))

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Chushingura (Treasury of the Loyal Retainers), ca. 1798-1799
    A mitate (parody) of Act 9 of Chushingura (Treasury of the Loyal Retainers) (Kyu-danme(Act 9))
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 37.8 x 24.8 cm (14 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1142

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    Abridged view of the Mitsui shop, Suruga street, Edo (Edo suruga-cho mitsui-mise ryakuzu)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Abridged view of the Mitsui shop, Suruga street, Edo (Edo suruga-cho mitsui-mise ryakuzu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.7 x 37.6 cm (10 1/8 x 14 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1211

  • 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

    Courtesan and Attendants

    Hayami Shungyosai

    1823/1
    Courtesan and Attendants
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.5

  • Objects

    Patrinia flower (Valerian) (Ominaeshi)

    Utagawa Kunisada

    Calendar of fashionable flowers, ca. 1832-1834
    Patrinia flower (Valerian) (Ominaeshi)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.3 x 24.1 cm (14 11/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1378

  • Objects

    Evening glow, Seta (Seta no sekisho)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    Eight views of Omi [Lake Biwa], 19th century
    Evening glow, Seta (Seta no sekisho)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 22.7 x 35.2 cm (8 15/16 x 13 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1277

  • Objects

    Ono Falls on the Kisokaido (Kisokaido ono no bakufu)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    A journey to the waterfalls of the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Ono Falls on the Kisokaido (Kisokaido ono no bakufu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.6 x 25.1 cm (14 13/16 x 9 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1222

  • 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

    Parody of child as Bishamon (Mitate bishamonten)

    Shigemasa

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Parody of child as Bishamon (Mitate bishamonten)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 38.3 x 26 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1366

  • Objects

    Ono no Komachi at Sekidera

    Keisai Eisen

    Today’s seven Komachi, ca. 1825
    Ono no Komachi at Sekidera
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 36.8 x 25.2 cm (14 1/2 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1386

  • Objects

    Young man and woman with falcons (Danjo to taka)

    Ippitsusai Bunro

    1800-1810
    Young man and woman with falcons (Danjo to taka)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 35.6 x 22.5 cm (14 x 8 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1149.1

  • Objects

    Bush warbler and morning glories (Asagao ni uguisu)

    Shigemasa

    1770’s-1780’s
    Bush warbler and morning glories (Asagao ni uguisu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 25.2 x 18.6 cm (9 15/16 x 7 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1094

  • Objects

    Fine wind, clear weather ["Red Fuji"] (Gaifu kaisei)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Fine wind, clear weather [“Red Fuji”] (Gaifu kaisei)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.9 x 37.9 cm (10 3/16 x 14 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1185

  • Objects

    Puppeteer, "Blue"

    Ryuryukyo Shinsai

    Five Colors, ca. 1820
    Puppeteer, “Blue”
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 21.3 cm (8 3/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.20

  • Objects

    Kannon Temple at Kiyo Falls, Sakanoshita on the Tokaido (Tokaido sakanoshita kiyotaki kannon)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    A journey to the waterfalls of the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Kannon Temple at Kiyo Falls, Sakanoshita on the Tokaido (Tokaido sakanoshita kiyotaki kannon)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.5 x 25.6 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1217

  • Objects

    Osagawa Tsuneyo II as Benten ( Osagawa tsuneyo nidai benten)

    Katsukawa Shunkō

    1770’s
    Osagawa Tsuneyo II as Benten ( Osagawa tsuneyo nidai benten)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 31.9 x 14.6 cm (12 9/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1115

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    Asahina with a Turtle (from a Soga play)

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    From an untitled series, 1823/1
    Asahina with a Turtle (from a Soga play)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.2

  • Objects

    Rainstorm beneath the summit (Sanka hakuu)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1830-1831
    Rainstorm beneath the summit (Sanka hakuu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.1 x 36.7 cm (9 7/8 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1186

  • Objects

    Left panel of the triptych Washing and Stretching Cloth (Arai-bari)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Ca. 1796-1797
    Left panel of the triptych Washing and Stretching Cloth (Arai-bari)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 38.6 x 25.6 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1140

  • 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

    Under the well of the great wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Under the well of the great wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 26 x 37.3 cm (10 1/4 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1195

  • Objects

    The "Cushion Pine" at Aoyama [Edo] (Aoyama enza no matsu)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    The “Cushion Pine” at Aoyama [Edo] (Aoyama enza no matsu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.7 x 38.1 cm (10 1/8 x 15 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1205

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    Buddha Mahavairocana (Dainichi Nyorai)

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    Dainichi Nyorai Buddha, ca. 1150-1200
    Buddha Mahavairocana (Dainichi Nyorai)
    Cryptomeria wood
    294.6 x 212.1 x 165.1 cm (116 x 83 1/2 x 65 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 36.015

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    Dong Fangso Stealing the Peaches of Immortality

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Dong Fangso Stealing the Peaches of Immortality
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.11

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    Kikujido by a Waterfall

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    Five Examples of a Long LIfe, 1823/1
    Kikujido by a Waterfall
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.10

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    Yoro Falls, Mino Province (Mino no kuni yoro no taki)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    A journey to the waterfalls of the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Yoro Falls, Mino Province (Mino no kuni yoro no taki)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.2 x 25.9 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1219

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    Roben Falls at Mount Oyama, Sagami Province (Soshu oyama roben no taki)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    A journey to the waterfalls of the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Roben Falls at Mount Oyama, Sagami Province (Soshu oyama roben no taki)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.2 x 25.9 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1220

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    The seven-ri beach, Suruga Province (Soshu shichirigahama)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    The seven-ri beach, Suruga Province (Soshu shichirigahama)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 26.2 x 38.1 cm (10 5/16 x 15 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1201

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    Flower Arrangement with Confederate Rose (Seika fuyô)

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    1790’s
    Flower Arrangement with Confederate Rose (Seika fuyô)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 32.2 x 7.8 cm (12 11/16 x 3 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.106

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    Hanging-Cloud Bridge, Mount Gyodo, Ashikaga (Ashikaga gyodozan kumo no kakehashi)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Wondrous views of famous bridges in the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    Hanging-Cloud Bridge, Mount Gyodo, Ashikaga (Ashikaga gyodozan kumo no kakehashi)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 24.5 x 37.5 cm (9 5/8 x 14 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1226

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    Two Albums of Verse

    Baien

    Ca. 1825-1827
    Two Albums of Verse
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 15 cm (5 7/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.63

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    The coast of Nobuto [Shimosa Province] (Nobotu ura)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    The coast of Nobuto [Shimosa Province] (Nobotu ura)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.9 x 37.3 cm (10 3/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1183

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    Parrot Komachi (Omu Komachi)

    Utagawa Toyokuni

    Today’s maidens as the Seven Komachi, ca. 1811
    Parrot Komachi (Omu Komachi)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.2 x 24.8 cm (14 5/8 x 9 3/4 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1405

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    Autumn moon, Ishiyama Temple (Ishiyama shugetsu)

    Nishimura Shigenaga

    Eight views of Omi [Lake Biwa], ca. 1720’s
    Autumn moon, Ishiyama Temple (Ishiyama shugetsu)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 28.4 x 13 cm (11 3/16 x 5 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1063

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    Cat dipping a paw in a goldfish bowl

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Ca. 1774
    Cat dipping a paw in a goldfish bowl
    Polychrome wood block
    Plate: 25.6 x 19.1 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1088

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    The Amida Falls on the Kiso road (Kisoji no oku amida ga taki)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    A journey to the waterfalls of the various provinces, ca. 1831-1832
    The Amida Falls on the Kiso road (Kisoji no oku amida ga taki)
    Polychrome wood block print
    37.5 x 25.7 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1221

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    Takigawa of the Ogiya (Ogiyanai takigawa)

    Kitao Masanobu

    A mirror of a comparing the calligraphy of new beauties of the Yoshiwara, Spring 1784
    Takigawa of the Ogiya (Ogiyanai takigawa)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 37.6 x 24.1 cm (14 13/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1117

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    A Geisha and Her Guest on a Veranda

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    Probably 1823/1
    A Geisha and Her Guest on a Veranda
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.9

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    Golden pheasant and pine in snow (Yukimatsu ni kinkei)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    1770’s
    Golden pheasant and pine in snow (Yukimatsu ni kinkei)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 24.8 x 18.9 cm (9 3/4 x 7 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1089

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    Miura no Osuke

    Yanagawa Shigenobu

    Five Examples of Long Life, early 19th century-mid 19th century
    Miura no Osuke
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.3

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    Matsumoto Koshiro IV as the fishmonger Sanya no Sakanaya Gorobei in the play Katakiuchi noriaibanashi (A medley of tales of revenge) perfomed at the Kiri Theater 1794.5

    Tōshūsai Sharaku

    1794
    Matsumoto Koshiro IV as the fishmonger Sanya no Sakanaya Gorobei in the play Katakiuchi noriaibanashi (A medley of tales of revenge) perfomed at the Kiri Theater 1794.5
    Polychrome wood block print with dark-silver mica ground
    Image: 36.5 x 24.1 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1132

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    Mitsuhama of the Hyogoya (Hyogoya Mitsuhama)

    Hosoda Eishi

    Gorgeous clothes fresh as young leaves, 1790’s
    Mitsuhama of the Hyogoya (Hyogoya Mitsuhama)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 38.4 x 25.7 cm (15 1/8 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1137

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    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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    Parody of child as Benten (Mitate benten)

    Shigemasa

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Parody of child as Benten (Mitate benten)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 38.6 x 26.4 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1368

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    Yoshida on the Tokaido (Tokaido Yoshida)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Yoshida on the Tokaido (Tokaido Yoshida)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 26.2 x 37.8 cm (10 5/16 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1197

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    Lower Meguro (Shima meguro)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Lower Meguro (Shima meguro)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.9 x 38.3 cm (10 3/16 x 15 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1207

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    Parody of Sofu and Kyoyu (Sofu Kyoya)

    Isoda Koryūsai

    Abbreviated wise men with customs of today, 1770’s
    Parody of Sofu and Kyoyu (Sofu Kyoya)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 27.2 x 19.2 cm (10 11/16 x 7 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1091

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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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    The temple Honganji, Asakusa, in the eastern capital (Toto asakusa honganji)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    The temple Honganji, Asakusa, in the eastern capital (Toto asakusa honganji)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 26 x 37.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1213

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    Fuji behind Minobu River (Minobugawa ura fuji)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Fuji behind Minobu River (Minobugawa ura fuji)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 26 x 37.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1184

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    Lake Suwa, Shinano Province (Shinshu suwako)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Lake Suwa, Shinano Province (Shinshu suwako)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.9 x 38.4 cm (10 3/16 x 15 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1189

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    Hodogaya on the Tokaido (Tokaido hodogaya)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Hodogaya on the Tokaido (Tokaido hodogaya)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.7 x 38.3 cm (10 1/8 x 15 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1196

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    Kajikazawa in Kai Province (Koshu kajikazawa)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Kajikazawa in Kai Province (Koshu kajikazawa)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 26 x 37.5 cm (10 1/4 x 14 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1206

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    Parody of child as Fukurokuju (Mitate fukurokuju)

    Shigemasa

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Parody of child as Fukurokuju (Mitate fukurokuju)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 38.7 x 26.2 cm (15 1/4 x 10 5/16 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1369

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    Parody of child as Hotei (Mitate hotei)

    Shigemasa

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Parody of child as Hotei (Mitate hotei)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 38.7 x 26 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1370

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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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    Peony and phoenix (Botan ni hoo)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    A set of envelopes of the fifty-three stations [of the Tokaido ], late 18th century-mid 19th century
    Peony and phoenix (Botan ni hoo)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 17.8 x 4.3 cm (7 x 1 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.111C

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    Kneeling Woman: "Red"

    Ryuryukyo Shinsai

    Five Colors
    Kneeling Woman: “Red”
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.18

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    Sagami River (Sagamigawa)

    Utagawa Hiroshige

    The thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, 19th century
    Sagami River (Sagamigawa)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 33.8 x 22.2 cm (13 5/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1293

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    A parody (mitate) of Act 5 of Chushingura (Treasury of the Loyal Retainers) with a courtesan of the Naniwaya (go-danme (Act 5) Naniwaya (inscribed to l. of figure) )

    Kitagawa Utamaro

    Chushingura parodied by famous beauties: a set of 12 prints, ca. 1794-1795
    A parody (mitate) of Act 5 of Chushingura (Treasury of the Loyal Retainers) with a courtesan of the Naniwaya (go-danme (Act 5) Naniwaya (inscribed to l. of figure) )
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 37 x 25.1 cm (14 9/16 x 9 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1145

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    Sekiya village on the Sumida River (Sumidagawa sekiya no sato)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Sekiya village on the Sumida River (Sumidagawa sekiya no sato)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.4 x 37.3 cm (10 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1215

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    Mount Fuji from Kanaya on the Tokaido (Tokaido kanaya no fuji)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, late 18th century-mid 19th century
    Mount Fuji from Kanaya on the Tokaido (Tokaido kanaya no fuji)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 24.9 x 36.7 cm (9 13/16 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1198

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    Senju in Musashi Province (Bushu senju)

    Katsushika Hokusai

    Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Senju in Musashi Province (Bushu senju)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.4 x 37.9 cm (10 x 14 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1208

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    The sixth month, Year of the Dragon (Junishi tatsu minazuki)

    Ishikawa Toyomasa

    1770’s
    The sixth month, Year of the Dragon (Junishi tatsu minazuki)
    Polychrome wood block
    Plate: 24.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1096

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    Parody of child as Ebisu (Mitate ebisu) (Shichifukujin)

    Shigemasa

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Parody of child as Ebisu (Mitate ebisu) (Shichifukujin)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 38.7 x 26.4 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1371

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    Textile

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    18th century
    Textile
    Silk; compound weave, continuous supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 26.4 cm (10 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.159.704

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    Young man and woman with falcons (Danjo to taka)

    Ippitsusai Bunro

    1800-1810
    Young man and woman with falcons (Danjo to taka)
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 35.2 x 21.8 cm (13 7/8 x 8 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1149.2