Listening to Insects, Mount Dokan

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  • Title

    Listening to Insects, Mount Dokan

  • Series

    Famous Views of the Eastern Capital

  • Artist/maker

    Utagawa Hiroshige I (1797 - 1858) (designer)
  • Associated people

    Sanoya Kihei (active c. 1801 - 1878) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1838 - 1842
  • Material and technique

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

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 40.6 x 55.7 cm (height x width)
    sheet 24.7 x 36.6 cm (height x width)
    sheet 39.5 x 27 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs E. M. Allan and Mr and Mrs H. N. Spalding from the Herbert H. Jennings Collection, 1952.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EAX.4733

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Glossary of terms

nishiki-e

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