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Catalog Number 1982.17
Object Name Woodcut
Title Actor Iwai Hanshiro VI as Rikijiro's wife Hikite (also titled: Hakkenden Inu no Soshi no Uchi from the series of the Eight Dog Heroes)
Date 1852
Description Kunisada II, Utagawa. Actor Iwaid Hanshiro VI as Rikijiro's wife HIkite. 1852. Japanese. 14 1/16" x 9 3/4"

#100 in "Liberal Arts Through the AGES" 2011 (pg. 135)
Artist Kunisada II, Utagawa
Artist 2 Shoji
Signed Name Kunisada painted
Medium Color Woodcut
Culture Japanese
Dimensions H-14.063 W-9.75 inches
Notes See Lane, Richard, Images from the Floating World. New York: Dorset Press, 1982., for biographical information and signature, p. 295-296 and p. 186-187.
Retail price range $500-$10,000.
Artist of this print identified by David Spangler, conservator, during 1984 visit to campus collection.

PastPerfect Conversion May 2014
Credit line Augustana College Art Collection, n.d.