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Japan; Tokyo

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    Nakamura Nakazo I as "The luminary and leading Rokujurokubu Pilgrim in Japan" (Nakamura Nakazo: Nihon ichi Rokujuroku bu kokin meijin)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    Nakamura Nakazo I as “The luminary and leading Rokujurokubu Pilgrim in Japan” (Nakamura Nakazo: Nihon ichi Rokujuroku bu kokin meijin), 1780.11
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 31.1 x 14.8 cm (12 1/4 x 5 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1102

  • Objects

    Ishikawa DanjuroIII (Sandaime Ishikawa Danjuro)

    Ishikawa Toyonobu
    Japanese, 1711-1780
    Ishikawa DanjuroIII (Sandaime Ishikawa Danjuro), 1740’s
    Polychrome wood block print with marbled background
    Sheet: 33.7 x 46.7 cm (13 1/4 x 18 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1067

  • Objects

    Bunting (Gabicho)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Bunting (Gabicho), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.9 x 36.5 cm (9 x 14 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.526.2

  • Objects

    Parrot and oak (Kashi ni inko)

    After Itō Jakuchū
    Japanese, 1716-1800
    Parrot and oak (Kashi ni inko), 1771
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 24.6 x 33.5 cm (9 11/16 x 13 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.422

  • Objects

    Pheasant, bird and peonies (Botan ni kinkei to kotori)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Pheasant, bird and peonies (Botan ni kinkei to kotori), 1770’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 70.5 x 11.3 cm (27 3/4 x 4 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.646

  • Objects

    Ichikawa Yaozo II

    Ippitsusai Bunchō
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1765-1792
    Ichikawa Yaozo II, ca. 1770
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 29.8 x 14.3 cm (11 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches) (Mat size: B)
    Museum collection, by exchange 47.018

  • Objects

    Fidelity (Shin)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Fidelity (Shin), The Five Cardinal Virtues, ca. 1767
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 26.7 x 20.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1078

  • 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

    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

    The actors Ichimura Takenojo as Kudo Suketsune and Sanjo Kantaro as the princess Tatsuhime in the play Hinazuru unagasu Soga performed at the Ichimura Theatre 1722.11

    Nishimura Shigenaga
    Japanese, ca. 1697-1756
    Omiya Kyuhei, publisher
    Japanese
    The actors Ichimura Takenojo as Kudo Suketsune and Sanjo Kantaro as the princess Tatsuhime in the play Hinazuru unagasu Soga performed at the Ichimura Theatre 1722.11, late 1730’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 33.7 x 15.9 cm (13 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1064

  • Objects

    Cormorants on boat and pinks (Nadeshiko ni ubune)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Isoda Koryūsai, previous attribution
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Suzuki Harunobu, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Murataya Jirobei, publisher
    Japanese
    Cormorants on boat and pinks (Nadeshiko ni ubune), 1770’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 26.5 x 17.8 cm (10 7/16 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.544

  • Objects

    Sparrow and eggplants (Nasu ni suzume)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Isoda Koryūsai, previous attribution
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Sparrow and eggplants (Nasu ni suzume), late 18th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 25.6 x 18.9 cm (10 1/16 x 7 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.545

  • Objects

    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V (godai Ichikawa Danjuro) (1741-1806)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V (godai Ichikawa Danjuro) (1741-1806), 1780’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 29.7 x 11.1 cm (11 11/16 x 4 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1099

  • Objects

    The actor Segawa Kikunojo III in a female role (sandai Segawa Kikunojo)

    Katsukawa Shun’ei
    Japanese, 1762-1819
    The actor Segawa Kikunojo III in a female role (sandai Segawa Kikunojo), 1790-1791
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 32.7 x 14.8 cm (12 7/8 x 5 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1110

  • Objects

    Courtesan Fujinoto smoking by a heater (kotatsu) (Fujinoto)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Endo Matsugoro, block carver
    Japanese, 18th century
    Courtesan Fujinoto smoking by a heater (kotatsu) (Fujinoto), From the Illustrated Book of Collected Beauties from the Licensed Quarter (Ehon seiro bijin awase), 1770
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 21.4 x 14.6 cm (8 7/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1079

  • Objects

    Tethered falcon (Taka)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Tethered falcon (Taka), 1770’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 25.2 x 17.8 cm (9 15/16 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.543

  • 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

    Kingfisher and Iris (Kakitsubata ni kawasemi)

    Attributed to Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Suzuki Harunobu, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Kingfisher and Iris (Kakitsubata ni kawasemi), 1770’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Hashira-e: 64.8 x 12.1 cm (25 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.637

  • Objects

    The actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II as a woman and Matsumoto Koshiro IV as a samurai

    Katsukawa Shunzan
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1782-1798
    Igaya Kanemon, publisher
    Japanese
    The actors Osagawa Tsuneyo II as a woman and Matsumoto Koshiro IV as a samurai, nidai Osagawa Tsuneyo; yondai Matsumoto Koshiro, late 18th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.6 x 13.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1157B

  • Objects

    Onoe Matsusuke I Wringing a Cloth (Onoe Matsusuke)

    Katsukawa Shunkō
    Japanese, 1743-1812
    Onoe Matsusuke I Wringing a Cloth (Onoe Matsusuke), 1780’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 32.2 x 14.8 cm (12 11/16 x 5 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1114

  • Objects

    Ichikawa Kamazo II seated and Segawa Kikunojo III dancing by a stream (nidai Ichikawa Kamazo; sandai Segawa Kikunojo)

    Katsukawa Shunkō
    Japanese, 1743-1812
    Katsukawa Shun’ei, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1762-1819
    Ichikawa Kamazo II seated and Segawa Kikunojo III dancing by a stream (nidai Ichikawa Kamazo; sandai Segawa Kikunojo), 1780s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 37.9 x 24.3 cm (14 15/16 x 9 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1111

  • Objects

    People from Nanking (Nankinjin)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    People from Nanking (Nankinjin), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 37 cm (9 1/16 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.535

  • 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

    Hawk and plum (Ume ni taka)

    Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Hawk and plum (Ume ni taka), 1770’s-early 1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 24.5 x 17.9 cm (9 5/8 x 7 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.364

  • Objects

    Pheasants and pine in snow (Sessho ni kinkei)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Pheasants and pine in snow (Sessho ni kinkei), 1770’s
    Polychrome woodblock pillar print
    Image: 70.5 x 12.7 cm (27 3/4 x 5 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.638

  • Objects

    Plum (Ume)

    Gyodai
    Japanese, 1st half of the 19th century
    Sakuseki, previous attribution
    Japanese, 19th century
    Plum (Ume)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 19.4 x 16.7 cm (7 5/8 x 6 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.624

  • Objects

    Partridges (Shako)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Partridges (Shako), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 37 cm (9 1/16 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.531.2

  • Objects

    Parody of Kinko (Mitate kinko)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Parody of Kinko (Mitate kinko), ca. 1768
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 69.2 x 11.9 cm (27 1/4 x 4 11/16 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1050

  • Objects

    Courtesan and kamuro (Yujo to kamuro)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Courtesan and kamuro (Yujo to kamuro), ca. 1770
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 68.6 x 11.9 cm (27 x 4 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1087

  • Objects

    Courtesan Utena of the Shinkanaya by a hibachi (Shinkanaya Utena)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Endo Matsugoro, block carver
    Japanese, 18th century
    Courtesan Utena of the Shinkanaya by a hibachi (Shinkanaya Utena), From the Illustrated Book of Collected Beauties from the Licensed Quarter (Ehon seiro bijin awase), 1770
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 21.6 x 14.6 cm (8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1081

  • Objects

    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V (godai Ichikawa Danjuro)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V (godai Ichikawa Danjuro), 1780’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 28.7 x 15.1 cm (11 5/16 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1098

  • Objects

    Nyosan no Miya

    Hosoda Eishi
    Japanese, 1756-1829
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Nyosan no Miya, An abridgement in three sheets, mid 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 37.9 x 25.2 cm (14 15/16 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1136

  • Objects

    Beauty and birdcage (Bijin to torikago)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Beauty and birdcage (Bijin to torikago), ca. 1770
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 67 x 12.2 cm (26 3/8 x 4 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1086

  • Objects

    Segawa Kikunojo II as the princess Usuyukihime (Nidai Segawa Kikunojo Usuyukihime)

    Torii Kiyomitsu I
    Japanese, ca. 1735-1785
    Yamashiroya, publisher
    Japanese
    Segawa Kikunojo II as the princess Usuyukihime (Nidai Segawa Kikunojo Usuyukihime), ca. 1760
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 31.1 x 13.7 cm (12 1/4 x 5 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1073

  • Objects

    White heron, flag iris and nuphar (Kakitsubata to kohone ni sagi)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    White heron, flag iris and nuphar (Kakitsubata to kohone ni sagi), 1770’s
    Polychrome wood block print with gauffrage
    Image: 23.2 x 17.8 cm (9 1/8 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.552

  • Objects

    Courtesan and boy (Yujo to otoko no ko)

    Katsukawa Shuncho
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1770’s-1790’s
    Courtesan and boy (Yujo to otoko no ko), ca. early 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 66 x 16.2 cm (26 x 6 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1129

  • Objects

    Ducks (Kamo)

    Nishimura Shigenaga
    Japanese, ca. 1697-1756
    Igaya Kanemon, publisher
    Japanese
    Ducks (Kamo), 1740’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 33.5 x 15.1 cm (13 3/16 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.291

  • 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

    Otani Hiroji II (Nidai Otani Hiroji)

    Torii Kiyoshige
    Japanese, fl. 1720s-1760s
    Nishinomiya Shinroku, publisher
    Otani Hiroji II (Nidai Otani Hiroji), Collected nicknames of the floating world, 1750s-1760s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 29.4 x 13.2 cm (11 9/16 x 5 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1074

  • 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

    Segawa Kikunojo I as a courtesan (Segawa Kikunojo)

    Attributed to Okumura Toshinobu
    Japanese
    Murataya Jirobei, publisher
    Japanese
    Segawa Kikunojo I as a courtesan (Segawa Kikunojo), 1740’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 31 x 14.6 cm (12 3/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1058

  • Objects

    Peacock and insect (Kujaku to mushi)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Peacock and insect (Kujaku to mushi), 1770’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 26 x 17.8 cm (10 1/4 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.548

  • Objects

    Actor as a street vendor selling hand towels and scent pouches in the shapes of kimono sleeves (Sanogawa Ichimatsu?)

    Torii Kiyotomo
    Japanese, fl. 1720-1740s
    Actor as a street vendor selling hand towels and scent pouches in the shapes of kimono sleeves (Sanogawa Ichimatsu?), mid-1720s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 30.3 x 15.1 cm (11 15/16 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1061

  • Objects

    Dragon and tiger (Ryuko)

    Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Urokogataya Magobei, publisher
    Japanese
    Dragon and tiger (Ryuko), 1770’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 70.5 x 12.1 cm (27 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1093

  • Objects

    The actor Nakamura Riko (Nakamura Riko)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    The actor Nakamura Riko (Nakamura Riko), 1780s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 31.4 x 15.1 cm (12 3/8 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1103

  • Objects

    Sparrow and bamboo (Take ni suzume)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Sparrow and bamboo (Take ni suzume), 1790’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.1 x 18.3 cm (9 7/8 x 7 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.538

  • Objects

    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V in a scene from Soga monogatari (The Revenge of the Soga Brothers) (godai Ichikawa Danj?r?Soga monogatari)

    Attributed to Katsukawa Shunkō
    Japanese, 1743-1812
    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V in a scene from Soga monogatari (The Revenge of the Soga Brothers) (godai Ichikawa Danj?r?Soga monogatari), late 1770’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.8 x 13.3 cm (12 1/8 x 5 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1332

  • Objects

    Hawk on Plum Branch

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Hawk on Plum Branch, 1790s
    Color woodblock print with mica
    52.2 x 22.4 cm (20 5/8 x 8 13/16 inches) (sheet) nagaban tate-e; Mat size: C; Asian Art Department C
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.583

  • Objects

    Courtesan and kamuro (Yujo to kamuro)

    Katsukawa Shuncho
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1770’s-1790’s
    Courtesan and kamuro (Yujo to kamuro), ca. early 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 61.9 x 11.6 cm (24 3/8 x 4 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1127

  • Objects

    The actor Nakamura Tomijuro in a female role (Nakamura Tomijuro)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    The actor Nakamura Tomijuro in a female role (Nakamura Tomijuro), 1770’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 30.6 x 14.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1104

  • Objects

    Cockerel, hen and plum (Ume ni niwatori)

    Katsukawa Shunzan
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1782-1798
    Cockerel, hen and plum (Ume ni niwatori), 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 23 x 26 cm (9 1/16 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.321

  • Objects

    Rock ptarmigan and pine (Matsu ni raicho)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Rock ptarmigan and pine (Matsu ni raicho), 1770’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.550

  • Objects

    Oriole (Kori)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Oriole (Kori), From Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 36.8 cm (9 1/16 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.525.2

  • Objects

    Rising sun and Takasago pine (Hinode to Takasago no matsu)

    Shunzan, previous attribution
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1782-1798
    Attributed to Katsukawa Shunzan
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1782-1798
    Rising sun and Takasago pine (Hinode to Takasago no matsu), 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 23 x 24.1 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.322

  • Objects

    Quail (Chikukei)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Quail (Chikukei), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 36.7 cm (9 1/16 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.529.2

  • Objects

    Silver pheasants (Hakukan)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Silver pheasants (Hakukan), From Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.7 x 37 cm (8 15/16 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.530.2

  • Objects

    The actor Segawa Kikunojo II playing a hand drum (nidai Segawa Kikunojo)

    Torii Kiyomitsu I
    Japanese, ca. 1735-1785
    Yamashiroya, publisher
    Japanese
    The actor Segawa Kikunojo II playing a hand drum (nidai Segawa Kikunojo), early 1760s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 31 x 13.8 cm (12 3/16 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1072

  • Objects

    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V as Enya Hangan in Chushingura (Enya Hangan Ichikawa Danjuro godai)

    Kitao Masanobu
    Japanese, 1761-1816
    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V as Enya Hangan in Chushingura (Enya Hangan Ichikawa Danjuro godai), late 1770’s-early 1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 31.1 x 13.8 cm (12 1/4 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1116

  • Objects

    Figures with Ram (Nankinjin zu)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Figures with Ram (Nankinjin zu), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.7 x 36.8 cm (8 15/16 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.536

  • 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

    The left panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Yugiri of the Ogiya (OgiyaYugiri)

    Ishikawa Toyonobu
    Japanese, 1711-1780
    Murataya Jirobei, publisher
    Japanese
    The left panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Yugiri of the Ogiya (OgiyaYugiri), Left sheet (naka) of the triptych of Miyakoji kobai, 1730’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 31 x 14.3 cm (12 3/16 x 5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1068

  • Objects

    Cormorant-fishing boat (Ukaibune)

    Katsukawa Shunzan
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1782-1798
    Cormorant-fishing boat (Ukaibune), 1780’s-1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 23 x 26 cm (9 1/16 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.323

  • Objects

    Golden pheasants and bush clover (Hagi ni kiji)

    Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Golden pheasants and bush clover (Hagi ni kiji), 1770’s-early 1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 24.8 x 18.7 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.363

  • Objects

    Wagtail (Sekirei)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Wagtail (Sekirei), From Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.2 x 36.8 cm (9 1/8 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.524.2

  • 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

    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

    Gray starling (Hakutoo)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Gray starling (Hakutoo), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 37 cm (9 1/16 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.527.2

  • Objects

    Japanese stork and rose mallow (Fuyo ni konotori)

    Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Japanese stork and rose mallow (Fuyo ni konotori), 1770’s-early 1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 24.5 x 18.3 cm (9 5/8 x 7 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.362

  • Objects

    Finches (Jushimatsu)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Finches (Jushimatsu), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 36.7 cm (9 1/16 x 14 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.528.1

  • Objects

    Ushiwakamaru (Minamoto no Yoshitsune) serenading Jorurihime [Lady Joruri] by flute (Ushiwakamaru jorurihime)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Wakasaya Yoichi, publisher
    Japanese
    Ushiwakamaru (Minamoto no Yoshitsune) serenading Jorurihime [Lady Joruri] by flute (Ushiwakamaru jorurihime), 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 38.7 x 74.6 cm (15 1/4 x 29 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1144

  • 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: 22.9 x 37.2 cm (9 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.586

  • Objects

    Segawa Kikunojo as the courtesan Okiku [the brothel name is illegible] (Segawa Kikunojo;...ya Okiku)

    Katsushika Hokusai
    Japanese, 1760-1849
    Segawa Kikunojo as the courtesan Okiku [the brothel name is illegible] (Segawa Kikunojo;…ya Okiku), 1770s-1780s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 28.6 x 13.5 cm (11 1/4 x 5 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1177

  • Objects

    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V in a straw raincoat (godai Ichikawa Danjuro)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    The actor Ichikawa Danjuro V in a straw raincoat (godai Ichikawa Danjuro), 1770s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 30 x 12.9 cm (11 13/16 x 5 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1100

  • Objects

    Ro (Seaweed), episode 2 from Ise Monogatari (Ro)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    Ro (Seaweed), episode 2 from Ise Monogatari (Ro), Fashionable brocade pictures of Tales of Ise, ca. 1772-1773
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 22.4 x 15.6 cm (8 13/16 x 6 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1105

  • Objects

    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune in their Treasure Ship (Shichifukujin takarabune)

    Utagawa Toyoharu
    Japanese, 1735-1814
    The Seven Gods of Good Fortune in their Treasure Ship (Shichifukujin takarabune), 1770’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 70.3 x 12.1 cm (27 11/16 x 4 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1095

  • Objects

    Mandarin ducks and plum in snow (Setsubai ni oshidori)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Mandarin ducks and plum in snow (Setsubai ni oshidori), mid 18th century-late 18th century
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 23.8 x 17.8 cm (9 3/8 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.546

  • Objects

    The actors Tamazawa Saijiro as Koto no naishi; NakamuraShichisaburo II as Yoshisada (Nitta Yoshisada); and Toshigawa…as Daito no miya (Princess Daito)

    Torii Kiyomasu II
    Japanese
    Urokogataya Magobei, publisher
    Japanese
    The actors Tamazawa Saijiro as Koto no naishi; NakamuraShichisaburo II as Yoshisada (Nitta Yoshisada); and Toshigawa…as Daito no miya (Princess Daito), late 1720s-early 1730s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 31 x 14.6 cm (12 3/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1055

  • Objects

    Nakamura Nakazo in court cap (eboshi) (Shodai Nakamura Nakazo)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    Nakamura Nakazo in court cap (eboshi) (Shodai Nakamura Nakazo), 1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 31 x 14.6 cm (12 3/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1101

  • Objects

    Kintaro riding a bear (Kintaro)

    Torii Kiyonaga
    Japanese, 1752-1815
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Kintaro riding a bear (Kintaro), 1790’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 38.1 x 25.2 cm (15 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1125

  • Objects

    Cockerel, hen and bamboo (Take ni niwatori)

    Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Cockerel, hen and bamboo (Take ni niwatori), 1770’s-1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 25.2 x 18.4 cm (9 15/16 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.350

  • Objects

    Cat, butterfly and begonias (Kaido ni cho to neko)

    Attributed to Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Possibly Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Cat, butterfly and begonias (Kaido ni cho to neko), ca. 1767
    Polychrome wood block print with gauffrage
    Plate: 28.3 x 21.1 cm (11 1/8 x 8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.421

  • Objects

    Bush warbler and plum (Ume ni uguisu)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Hankoku
    Japanese, 1st half of the 19th century
    Bush warbler and plum (Ume ni uguisu)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 18.9 x 22.4 cm (7 7/16 x 8 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.627

  • Objects

    Magpies (Jutaicho)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    Magpies (Jutaicho), From Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.9 x 37 cm (9 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.533

  • Objects

    The actor Arashi Hinaji as a courtesan (Arashi hinaji)

    Torii Kiyomitsu I
    Japanese, ca. 1735-1785
    Urokogataya Magobei, publisher
    Japanese
    The actor Arashi Hinaji as a courtesan (Arashi hinaji), 1760s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 31.1 x 14 cm (12 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1071

  • Objects

    Beauties boating on the Sumida River (Bijin noryo zu)

    Hosoda Eishi
    Japanese, 1756-1829
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Beauties boating on the Sumida River (Bijin noryo zu), 1790’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Overall: 37.2 x 48.9 cm (14 5/8 x 19 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1133

  • Objects

    The right panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Koito of the Itoya

    Ishikawa Toyonobu
    Japanese, 1711-1780
    Murataya Jirobei, publisher
    Japanese
    The right panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Koito of the Itoya, Right sheet (migi) of the triptych of Miyakoji kobai, 1730’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 31.4 x 13.8 cm (12 3/8 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1069

  • Objects

    The actor Anegawa Daikichi as the wife Okuwa (Anegawa Daikichi:...nyobo Okuwa)

    Torii Kiyomitsu I
    Japanese, ca. 1735-1785
    Kichiemon Emiya, publisher
    Japanese
    The actor Anegawa Daikichi as the wife Okuwa (Anegawa Daikichi:…nyobo Okuwa), late 1750’s - early 1760’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 30.2 x 14 cm (11 7/8 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1070

  • Objects

    Courtesan Naniwae scratching her back with pipe (Naniwae)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Endo Matsugoro, block carver
    Japanese, 18th century
    Courtesan Naniwae scratching her back with pipe (Naniwae), From the Illustrated Book of Collected Beauties from the Licensed Quarter (Ehon seiro bijin awase), 1770
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 21 x 14.5 cm (8 1/4 x 5 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1082

  • Objects

    The actor Iwai Hanshiro IV in a female role (yondai Iwai Hanshiro)

    Katsukawa Shunkō
    Japanese, 1743-1812
    The actor Iwai Hanshiro IV in a female role (yondai Iwai Hanshiro), 1780’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.3 x 14.6 cm (11 15/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1112

  • Objects

    Actor in a female role (Onnagata)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Actor in a female role (Onnagata), early 18th century
    Polychrome woodblock print with glue and metallic powders
    Sheet: 25.1 x 13.8 cm (9 7/8 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1329

  • Objects

    Actor in a female role (Onnagata)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Actor in a female role (Onnagata), early 18th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 23 x 11.8 cm (9 1/16 x 4 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1303

  • 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

    Ebisu

    Attributed to Okumura Masanobu
    Japanese, 1686-1764
    Ebisu, mid 1740’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 29.5 x 15.1 cm (11 5/8 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1057

  • Objects

    Pine; hawk eyeing sparrows (Matsu; suzume o osou taka)

    Kagiwara Sekijo
    Japanese
    Juka Sekijo, previous attribution
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1800-1807
    Iwatoya Kisaburo, publisher
    Japanese
    Pine; hawk eyeing sparrows (Matsu; suzume o osou taka), ca. 1800
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 37.8 x 25.2 cm (14 7/8 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.407

  • Objects

    Falcon (Taka)

    Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Falcon (Taka), 1770’s-early 1780’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    63.5 x 11.4 cm (25 x 4 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.643

  • Objects

    The actor Segawa Kikunojo III in a female role (sandai Segawa Kikunojo)

    Katsukawa Shunshō
    Japanese, 1725-1792
    The actor Segawa Kikunojo III in a female role (sandai Segawa Kikunojo), 1770s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 31.4 x 14.3 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1106

  • Objects

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

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Mount Fuji, Falcon and Aubergines (Fuji to taka to nasu), ca. 1775
    Color woodblock print
    Plate: 26.5 x 17.8 cm (10 7/16 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.542

  • Objects

    (Eurasian) Jay (Yokin)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Keisai Eisen, previous attribution
    Japanese, 1790-1848
    (Eurasian) Jay (Yokin), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23 x 37.2 cm (9 1/16 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.534

  • Objects

    Beauties boating on the Sumida River (Bijin noryo zu)

    Hosoda Eishi
    Japanese, 1756-1829
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Beauties boating on the Sumida River (Bijin noryo zu), 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Overall: 37.2 x 48.9 cm (14 5/8 x 19 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1133A

  • Objects

    Beauties boating on the Sumida River (Bijin noryo zu)

    Hosoda Eishi
    Japanese, 1756-1829
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Beauties boating on the Sumida River (Bijin noryo zu), 1790’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Overall: 37.2 x 48.9 cm (14 5/8 x 19 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1133B