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Japan; Tokyo

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

    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), ca. 1789
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.6 x 13.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1157A

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

    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), ca. 1789
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 30.6 x 13.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1157

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    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

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

    Torii Kiyonaga
    Japanese, 1752-1815
    Takatsuya Isuke, publisher
    Japanese
    Bush-clover garden, Ryoganji, Mimeguri Shrine (Hagi no niwa: Ryoganji Mimeguri), ca.1787
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Overall: 38.4 x 74.6 cm (15 1/8 x 29 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1121

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

    Torii Kiyonaga
    Japanese, 1752-1815
    Ezakiya Kichibei, publisher
    Japanese
    Tango (5th day of the 5th month; the Boy’s Festival) (Tango), Amusements of children during the Five Festivals, ca. 1794
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 37.8 x 23.8 cm (14 7/8 x 9 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1123

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Cormorants on boat and pinks (Nadeshiko ni ubune)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    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

    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

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    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

    Cormorant and egret (U to sagi)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Cormorant and egret (U to sagi), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase ), ca. 1790
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 22.5 x 37.2 cm (8 7/8 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.003

  • Objects

    Kingfisher and Iris (Kakitsubata ni kawasemi)

    Attributed to Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    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

    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

    Jinjitsu (7th day of the 1st month)

    Torii Kiyonaga
    Japanese, 1752-1815
    Ezakiya Kichibei, publisher
    Japanese
    Jinjitsu (7th day of the 1st month), Amusements of children during the Five Festivals, ca. 1794
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 37.8 x 25.2 cm (14 7/8 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1122

  • Objects

    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

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

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Cockerel, hen and Japanese meadow buntin (Niwatori to hojiro), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase ), ca. 1790
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 23.7 x 37.3 cm (9 5/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.007

  • Objects

    Plum (Ume)

    Gyodai
    Japanese, 1st half of the 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
    Partridges (Shako), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.9 x 36.5 cm (9 x 14 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.531.1

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    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 Nakayama Tomisaburo

    Katsukawa Shun’ei
    Japanese, 1762-1819
    The actor Nakayama Tomisaburo, ca. 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 27.2 x 12.2 cm (10 11/16 x 4 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1108

  • Objects

    Cranes and pines (Tsuru to matsu)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Cranes and pines (Tsuru to matsu), ca. 1775
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 35.7 x 23.7 cm (14 1/16 x 9 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.547

  • Objects

    Bunting (Gabicho)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Bunting (Gabicho), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.7 x 36.2 cm (8 15/16 x 14 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.526.1

  • Objects

    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

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

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Yellow-billed grosbeak, male white-backed woodpecker (Mamemawashi kitsutsuki), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 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. 38.002

  • 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

    Mallard ducks, kingfisher (Kamo kawasemi)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Mallard ducks, kingfisher (Kamo kawasemi), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.5 x 37 cm (9 1/4 x 14 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.014

  • Objects

    Quail, skylark (Uzura hibari)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Quail, skylark (Uzura hibari), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 23.2 x 37.3 cm (9 1/8 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.001

  • Objects

    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

    Figures at a temple gate (Nio mon)

    Katsukawa Shunzan
    Japanese, fl. ca. 1782-1798
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Figures at a temple gate (Nio mon), ca. 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 37.2 x 25.1 cm (14 5/8 x 9 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1130

  • Objects

    Long-tailed tit and white eyes (Enaga mejiro)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Long-tailed tit and white eyes (Enaga mejiro), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 22.5 x 37.2 cm (8 7/8 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.013

  • Objects

    Falcon (Yokin)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Falcon (Yokin), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 22.7 x 36.8 cm (8 15/16 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1152

  • Objects

    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

    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

    Goshawk, thick-billed shrike (Taka mozu)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Tsutaya Jūzaburō, publisher
    Japanese, 1750 - 1797
    Goshawk, thick-billed shrike (Taka mozu), A myriad of birds compared with kyoka poems (Momo chidori kyoka awase), ca. 1790
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 23.3 x 37.3 cm (9 3/16 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 38.008

  • Objects

    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

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    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

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    Quail (Chikukei)

    Kitao Masayoshi
    Japanese, 1764-1824
    Quail (Chikukei), Raikin zui (Pictures of imported birds), ca. 1795
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 22.4 x 34.8 cm (8 13/16 x 13 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1150