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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.2486
People
Utagawa Toyohiro, Japanese (1773 - 1828)
Title
Asahina Trying to Separate Rice Cakes
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print, surimono
Date
Edo period, 1827
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock-printed surimono in "nagaban" format; ink, color and metallic pigment on paper
Dimensions
Paper: H. 20.3 cm x W. 52.6 cm (8 x 20 11/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.2486
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Theodore Robert Bowie and James T. Kenney, Art of the Surimono, exh. cat., Indiana University Art Museum (Bloomington, IN, 1979), Cat. No. 030 / p. 63

Edythe Polster and Alfred H. Marks, Surimono: Prints by Elbow, Lovejoy Press (Washington D.C., 1980), p. 441

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