Collection Items

  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Mimasu tokujirō no san 1 print : woodcut, color ; 31 x 14.4 cm. | Ukiyo-e actor print, full-length portrait showing the actor Mimasu Tokujirō in an onnagata role as San fixing her hair and holding large wooden container in left hand.
    • Contributor: Katuskawa, Shunk
    • Date: 1780
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Kyōto sanjūsangendō no zu 1 print : woodcut, color ; 23.8 x 38.2 cm. | Print shows a wooden building, Sanjūsangendō, a Buddhist temple housing 1001 statues of Kannon, a Buddhist goddess, with an archer kneeling at one end shooting an arrow into the bull's-eye of a target at the other end of the building. Also shows the judge's stand and a long promenage on the left with...
    • Contributor: Utagawa, Toyoharu
    • Date: 1764
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Ukie sakaichō fukiyachō kaomise yorushibai no zu 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22 x 37.6 cm. | Print shows crowded street between theater buildings.
    • Contributor: Utagawa, Toyoharu
    • Date: 1764
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Kamisuki 1 print : woodcut, color ; 10.6 x 12.7 cm. | Print shows a worker making paper by dipping the frame into a vat of water and pulp.
    • Date: 1772
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Kyōto sanjūsangendō no zu 1 print : woodcut, color ; 24.4 x 36.5 cm. | Print shows a wooden building, Sanjūsangendō, a Buddhist temple housing 1001 statues of Kannon, a Buddhist goddess, with an archer kneeling at one end shooting an arrow into the bull's-eye of a target at the other end of the building. Also shows the judge's stand and a long promenage on the left with...
    • Contributor: Utagawa, Toyoharu
    • Date: 1764
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Daimonjiya uchi tagasode 1 print : woodcut, color ; 38.6 x 25.9 cm. | Print shows three women, courtesans, with two young attendants, wearing kimonos and geta.
    • Contributor: Isoda, Koryūsai, Active - Isoda, Koryūsai
    • Date: 1776
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Jūgo ōshō 1 print : woodcut, color ; 21.9 x 15.5 cm. | Print shows Wang Xiang as a child outdoors with two fish on a frozen river in a snow covered landscape.
    • Contributor: Kitao, Shigemasa
    • Date: 1772
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Karako no tōkei 1 print : woodcut, color ; 25.7 x 19.5 cm. | Print shows four Chinese boys at a cockfight.
    • Contributor: Kitao, Shigemasa
    • Date: 1772
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Fūryū yastushi hagoromo 1 print : woodcut, color ; 25.7 x 16.8 cm. | Print shows a woman (possibly the Tennin, an aerial spirit or celestial dancer) standing on a man in order to remove her feather-mantle (hagoromo or heavenly kimono) which is hanging on the branches of a tree; the man is helping her get her mantle in return for the opportunity to witness her celestial...
    • Contributor: Ishikawa, Toyonobu
    • Date: 1764
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Yanagi no kezuribana 1 print : woodcut, color ; 13.8 x 18.5 cm. | Print shows the text of two poems.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1797
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Yatsushi kokei sanshō 1 print : woodcut, color ; 14.1 x 20.7 cm. | Print shows a priest addressing a nobleman and a lady in waiting on a roadway, next to a tree, with the sun setting in the background.
    • Contributor: Kubo, Shunman
    • Date: 1789
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Kubihiki 1 print : woodcut, color ; 26.6 x 19.3 cm. | Print shows two boys watching two boys seated with their feet pushing against the other's and with a long strip of cloth looped over their heads in a game of tug-of-war.
    • Contributor: Kitao, Shigemasa
    • Date: 1770
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Hikitejaya mae no yuki usagi 1 print : woodcut, color ; 14 x 18.8 cm. | Print shows a person walking to the left, mostly hidden by a snow-covered umbrella, a woman walking to the right, holding a tray with a snow sculpture of a bunny on it, and a woman sitting on a bench at a tea shop; they are wearing kimonos and geta.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1798
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Ōgiya ureshino shūgetsu 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.9 x 14.7 cm. | Print shows two women in an embrace, standing next to opening in a brothel.
    • Contributor: Isoda, Koryūsai, Active - Isoda, Koryūsai
    • Date: 1770
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [A man crossing a bridge beneath overhanging trees] 1 painting : watercolor ; 32.5 x 40.2 cm (sheet)
    • Date: 1750
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Semitori 1 print : woodcut, color ; 27.7 x 19.1 cm. | Print shows a woman and a child catching crickets.
    • Contributor: Suzuki, Harunobu
    • Date: 1765
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Yabase no kihan 1 print : woodcut, color ; 21 x 15.2 cm. | Print shows three women in a small sailboat.
    • Contributor: Isoda, Koryūsai, Active - Isoda, Koryūsai
    • Date: 1770
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Chōsui 1 print : woodcut, color ; 27.9 x 18.9 cm. | Print shows two women struggling over a poem or letter scroll.
    • Contributor: Suzuki, Harunobu
    • Date: 1764
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Shinpan ukie shiba sinmeigū no zu 1 print : woodcut, color ; 23.5 x 37.9 cm.
    • Contributor: Tamagawa, Shūchō, Active - Tamagawa, Shūch
    • Date: 1795
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [A man carrying a large object] 1 drawing : wash, color ; 35.2 x 22.7 cm (sheet)
    • Contributor: Ki, Baitei
    • Date: 1760
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Two men, possibly actors] 1 drawing : wash, color ; 28 x 22.3 cm (sheet)
    • Contributor: Ki, Baitei
    • Date: 1760
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Chinzei hachiro tametomo 1 print : woodcut ; 30.2 x 13.4 cm. | Print shows the warrior Minamoto no Tametomo holding his bow, while a man or ogre is attempting to draw the string.
    • Contributor: Kitao, Shigemasa
    • Date: 1764
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Nakayama tomisaburō 1 print : woodcut, color ; 34.4 x 23.3 cm. | Portrait of the actor Nakayama Tomisaburō.
    • Contributor: Enkyō, Kabukid
    • Date: 1796
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Shōgastu kamuro manzai 1 print : woodcut, color ; 21.8 x 15.4 cm. | Print shows a young couple dancing, one playing a small hand-held drum (tsuzumi), during the Yoshiwara Niwaka festival.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1791
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Zashiki no yūjo to kamuro 1 print : woodcut, color ; 27.9 x 20.5 cm. | Two girls in an interior, one seated reading a scroll, the other standing up looking into an insect cage.
    • Contributor: Kitao, Shigemasa
    • Date: 1764