The First Calligraphy of the New Year (Kissho hajime), from the illustrated book "Colors of the Triple Dawn (Saishiki mitsu no asa)"

A work made of color woodblock print; oban, page from an illustrated book.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; oban, page from an illustrated book.

Date:

c. 1787

Artist:

Torii Kiyonaga
Japanese, 1752-1815

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Artist

Torii Kiyonaga

Title

The First Calligraphy of the New Year (Kissho hajime), from the illustrated book "Colors of the Triple Dawn (Saishiki mitsu no asa)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1782–1792

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban, page from an illustrated book

Dimensions

25.2 x 38.0 cm

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.2636

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