Mitake: Akushichibyōe Kagekiyo

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  • Title

    Mitake: Akushichibyōe Kagekiyo

  • Series

    The Sixty-nine Stations of the Kisokaidō

  • Artist/maker

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) (designer)
  • Associated people

    Muramatsu Genroku (active c. 1843 - c. 1852) (censor)
    Fukushima Giemon (active c. 1849 - 1853) (censor)
    Sumiyoshiya Masagorō (active mid-19th century) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1852
  • Material and technique

    nishiki-e (full colour) woodblock print, with bokashi (tonal gradation)

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 55.5 x 40.4 cm (height x width)
    sheet 35.8 x 24.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by George Grigs, Miss Elizabeth Grigs, and Miss Susan Messer, in memory of Derick Grigs, 1971.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1971.90

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Glossary of terms

nishiki-e

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