Urashima Tarō Leaving the Palace of the Dragon King of the Sea

Details

  • Title

    Urashima Tarō Leaving the Palace of the Dragon King of the Sea

  • Artist/maker

    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839 - 1892) (designer)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1886
  • Material and technique

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

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 55.4 x 80.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    2

  • Credit line

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

  • Museum location

    refer to individual records

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1971.204

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Glossary of terms

nishiki-e

Further reading

Seaman, Joyce, Manjū: Netsuke from the Collection of the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2013), illus. p. 168 fig. 51

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