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Textile Fragment: Butterflies on a Dark Blue Ground

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1930.37

brocade on silk

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Kimono Fragment, with Embroidered and Couched Designs of Plum, Bamboo and Pine

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

1860-1900

1930.38

silk crepe (chirimen) with embroidery and couched metallic threads

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Kimono Fragment, with Stenciled Design of Chrysanthemums, Hemp-leaf Flowers, and Snowflakes

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th-20th century

1860-1912

1930.39

silk crepe (chirimen) with paste-resist designs

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Two Ducks in a Stream

Murase Sôseki

(Kyoto, 1822 - 1877)

19th century

2nd half of 19th century

1930.69

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Grand Interior View of a Courtesan House in the Yoshiwara District (Yoshiwara o-magaki no zu, one of pentaptych)

Katsushika Hokusai

A large group of young women inside a building surrounded by male servants. The women all wear various styles of kimono, though the predominant colors are red and green. The inside of the building is on the bottom floor with a set of steps leading up to a second floor, not depicted.

1760 - 1849

19th century

circa 1811-1813

1938.1

color woodblock print on paper, ôban tate-e size

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Grand Interior View of a Courtesan House in the Yoshiwara District (Yoshiwara o-magaki no zu, one of pentaptych)

Katsushika Hokusai

A group of 18 women inside a building wearing various kimono with the predominant colors being grey, red, black, and green. Some of the kimono also have orange coloring. The patterns and designs on the kimono vary from images of flowers to geometric designs. A rice paper door is seen in the background leading to a room at a slightly higher level and an image of a phoenix can be partially seen on the wall in the back and to the left. One of the women near the front is tying the string around a package while three other women near her are arranging small footed trays. One of the women in the forefront and to the left appears to be holding a cup or jar.

1760 - 1849

19th century

1811-1813

1938.2

color woodblock print on paper, ôban tate-e size

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Grand Interior View of a Courtesan House in the Yoshiwara District (Yoshiwara o-magaki no zu, one of pentaptych)

Katsushika Hokusai

A print of 15 women inside a building dressed in various kimono with the predominant colors being grey, red, black, and green. Some of the kimono also have orange coloring. The patterns and designs on the kimono vary from images of flowers to geometric designs. One male is kneeling towards the back and another man can be seen in the background leaving the room. Two women to the very back and left of the image appear to be adjusting their makeup. Three women to the front sit around a tea set (partially visable) and two women to their right are whispering to each other.

1760 - 1849

19th century

1811-1813

1938.3

woodblock print on paper, ôban tate-e size

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Procession of Girls with Fuji Foreheads (Fuji bitai hana no gyôretsu)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1938.4

color woodblock print on paper, one of series of five

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Procession of Girls with Fuji Foreheads (Fuji bitai hana no gyôretsu)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1938.5

color woodblock print on paper, one of series of five

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Procession of Girls with Fuji Foreheads (Fuji bitai hana no gyôretsu)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1938.6

color woodblock print on paper, one of series of five

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Procession of Girls with Fuji Foreheads (Fuji bitai hana no gyôretsu)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1938.7

color woodblock print on paper, one of series of five

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Procession of Girls with Fuji Foreheads (Fuji bitai hana no gyôretsu)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1938.8

woodblock print on paper, one of series of five

rank 2.90618

Japan

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In Front of the Matsubaya Tea Shop

Kitagawa Utamaro

(Edo, 1754 - 1806, Edo)

19th century

1789-1801

1938.9

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Miniature Facsmile of Landscape Scroll, after Sesshû Tôyô

Sesshû Tôyô

1420-1506

20th century

circa 1940

1948/1.119

commercial printing on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Kozan-ji Makimono: Scroll with Animal Caricatures (Hares and Frogs) [facsimile]

Toba Sôjô

20th century

circa 1940

1948/1.120

brush and India ink on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Night Snow at Kambara, after Andô Hiroshige

Kobayashi Bunshichi

1871-1945

Late 19th-early 20th century

1890-1920

1948/1.125

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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36 Views of Mt. Fuji: The Great Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura)

Katsushika Hokusai

A great, claw-shaped wave which almost swampes the boats dominates the scene, . The Mount Fuji appears in the distance and seems much smaller compared to the waves. In the upper left-hand corner, the artist inscribed the title of the work along with his signature.

1760-1849

19th century

circa 1829-1833

1948/1.149

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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A Solitary Fisherman at Kajikasawa, Kai Province (Kajikasawa, Kai)

Katsushika Hokusai

The print depicts a fisherman standing on a seaside cliff perfoming loneline fishing. There are great waves below him striking the cliff and there is a mountain in the background. The print mainly applies the color of white and shades of blue. The artist inscribed the title of the work along with his signature on the upper left-hand corner.

1760 - 1849

19th century

1823-1829

1948/1.150

woodblock print on paper, ôban yoko-e size

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Surimono: The Lover in the Snow

Katsushika Hokusai

The print depicts a figure in black walking in the snow with an umbrella. The snow covers the road, the well and the trees. Inscriptions of two poems appear on the upper right-hand corner, and the artist's signature can be found on the bottom edge of the print.

1760-1849

19th century

circa 1817-1849

1948/1.152

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Boats in a Tempest in the Trough of the Waves off the Coast of Choshi

Katsushika Hokusai

The print depicts two boats that are caught in storms, one in the foreground and one in the background. The parallel waves form a strong diagonal in the image and the boats could hardly stay upright.

1760 - 1849

19th century

circa 1817-1859

1948/1.153

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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[Reproduction] A Woman and a Child

Suzuki Harunobu

1725-1770

20th century

circa 1940

1948/1.154

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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[Reproduction]: Six Famous Poets: Figures Grouped about a Charcoal Brazier

Suzuki Harunobu

1725-1770

20th century

circa 1940

1948/1.157

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Beauties of the East as Reflected in Fashions (Fuzoku Azuma no nishiki)

Torii Kiyonaga

1752 - 1815

18th century

1784

1948/1.159

color woodblock print on paper, ôban-e size

rank 2.90618

Japan

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An Outing near Mimeguri Shrine

Torii Kiyonaga

1752 - 1815

18th century

1787

1948/1.160

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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A Young Woman Carrying an Open Parasol

Torii Kiyonaga

1752 - 1815

18th century

1783

1948/1.161

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Three Poems of the Dusk (Sanseki no waka): Courtesan Tying Her Sash

Torii Kiyonaga

1752 - 1815

18th century

1785

1948/1.162

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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[Reproduction] Ichikawa Monnosuke I as Young Man with a Performing Monkey

Torii Kiyonobu

1664-1729

20th century

circa 1940

1948/1.163

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Kôso goichidai ryakuzu: Nichiren Walking Barefoot in the Snow

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797–1861)

1797 - 1861

19th century

1835-1836

1948/1.169

full color woodblock print (nishiki e)

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Ushiwakamaru and Jôrurihime (mitate)

Katsukawa Shunchô

active 1780 - 1795

18th century

1780 - 1795

1948/1.170

color woodblock print on paper, hashira-e format

rank 2.90618

Japan

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A Woman and a Servant Preparing Greens

Katsukawa Shunchô

active 1780 - 1795

18th century

circa 1780-1795

1948/1.171

woodblock print on paper, hashira-e size

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Writing (Sho)

Utagawa Toyoharu

1735-1814

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.172

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Two Women in a Dancing Act, One Dressed as a Nobleman's Servant, the Other Kneeling Playing a Drum

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.175

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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A Courtesan and a Porter Carrying food, Sheet 2 from the series of "The Main Street of the Yoshiwara in Cherry Blossom Time" (A five-sheet series)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

A color print depicting groups of women in kimono and men gathered under blossoming trees. The woman to the far right wears a dark kimono with an undistiguishable pattern. The next woman to her left wears a dark kimono with white dots. To her left is a woman wearing a kimono of multiple layers and single colors. She is surrounded by two girls with matching kimono. The final woman to the far left wears similarly colored material, though not as many layers. The man is wearing an outfit of geometric squares.

A group of one woman and two men is depicted in the back to the left while another group is entering the scene behind them. In gront of the large group are two men talking. Two men appear to be looking outside the screens of the building, and to the right of them is a group of three women and one man talking.

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.176

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Two Courtesans with a Companion and Two kamuro, Sheet 3 from the series of "The Main Street of the Yoshiwara in Cherry Blossom Time" (A five-sheet series)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.177

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Two Courtesans Talking to a Young Man, Sheet 4 from the series of "The Main Street of the Yoshiwara in Cherry Blossom Time" (a five sheet series)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

An image of women walking down the street. The woman at the forefront is trailed by two young girls and another woman. They wear similarly pattererned kimono with geometric designs and orange and green coloration. To the right of them are two women talking to two men, one crouched behind the other, under cherry blossom trees. The women appear to wear kimono of orange color and patterened with leaves. The first man wears a black striped kimono and a sword hilt can be seen strapped to his waist while the man behind him wears grey. In the background is a building and a group of men walking about. In the center of the background, inside the building, a woman can be seen.

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.178

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

A Courtesan followed by Two kamuro and Another Courtesan Behind, Sheet 5 from the series of "The Main Street of the Yoshiwara in Cherry Blossom Time" (a five sheet series)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

An image of women walking down the street. The woman at the forefront is trailed by two young girls and another woman. They wear similarly pattererned kimono with geometric designs and orange and green coloration. To the right of them are two women talking to two men, one crouched behind the other, under cherry blossom trees. The women appear to wear kimono of orange color and patterened with leaves. The first man wears a black striped kimono and a sword hilt can be seen strapped to his waist while the man behind him wears grey. In the background is a building and a group of men walking about. In the center of the background, inside the building, a woman can be seen.

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.179

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Winter

Kikugawa Eizan

1787-1867

19th century

early 19th century

1948/1.194

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

Full Record: x-1948-sl-1.195/1948_1.195_197.JPG

Imperial Visit to Yoshino (Fûryû yoshino gyôkô), Right-hand sheet of a triptych, "Three Women"

Kikugawa Eizan

1787-1867

19th century

early 19th century

1948/1.195

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Imperial Visit to Yoshino (Fûryû yoshino gyôkô), Middle sheet of a triptych, "Three Women"

Kikugawa Eizan

1787-1867

19th century

early 19th century

1948/1.196

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Imperial Visit to Yoshino (Fûryû yoshino gyôkô), Left-hand sheet of a triptych, "Three Women"

Kikugawa Eizan

1787-1867

19th century

early 19th century

1948/1.197

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Peasant Woman, after Katsushika Hokusai

Kobayashi Bunshichi

1871-1945

20th century

1901

1948/1.202

woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Beauty Seated on a Bench, after Miyagawa Chôshun

Kobayashi Bunshichi

1871-1945

20th century

1901

1948/1.204

hand-colored woodblock print on silk

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Women's Occupations: Sericulture (1 of a series of 12 prints): weaving

Kitagawa Utamaro (1754–1806)

(Edo, 1754 - 1806, Edo)

19th century

circa 1802

1950/1.207

full color woodblock print (nishiki e), reprodution

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Actor Onoe Matsusuke

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

circa 1810-1825

1950/1.208

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Nikkô Senjôgahara

Oda Kazuma

1882-1956

20th century

1918

1950/2.2

color lithograph on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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In the Imperial Theater (Teigeki nite)

Oda Kazuma

1882-1956

20th century

1920

1950/2.3

color lithograph on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Theater Going (Kangeki)

Oda Kazuma

1882-1956

20th century

1920

1950/2.4

color lithograph on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Interior of a Cinema Theater (Katsudo Shashinkan Naibu)

Oda Kazuma

In thick, sketchy lines, this print portrays a scene in which a figure leans against a wall on the left, and a crowd of people look over a balcony on the right. The top half of the composition is taken up mostly by a ceiling with two lamps hanging from it.

1882-1956

20th century

1920

1950/2.5

color lithograph on paper

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Kagoshima Senki [Records of the Battle of Kagoshima]; right page of triptych

Toyohara Chikanobu

Takada, Niigata-ken, 1838 - 1912

19th century

1877

1954/1.69

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.90618

Japan

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Kagoshima Senki [Records of the Battle of Kagoshima]; middle page of triptych

Toyohara Chikanobu

Takada, Niigata-ken, 1838 - 1912

19th century

1877

1954/1.70

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.90618

Japan