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Ikkyu holding skull in front of courtesan Jigoku daiyu

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Ando Hiroshige (aka Hiroshige), Japanese, (1797–1858)
Ikkyu holding skull in front of courtesan Jigoku daiyu, 1845
Ink and colors on paper
14 3/16 x 9 3/8 in. (36 x 24 cm)


Object Type: Print
Technique: Wood-block Printing
Period: Edo, Late (1789-1868)
Credit Line: Purchased with funds from the Aoki Endowment for Japanese Arts and Cultures
Accession Number: 2016.1.67


Alternate Title: Tokaido goju santsugi: Seki

Commentary
From "Tokaido Goju-san Tsui" ("Fifty-three Parallels for the Tokaido Road"). The series depicted the traditions and historical characters associated with each of the Tokaido Stations. Artists were Hiroshige, Kunisada and Kuniyoshi.

No. 48. "Seki". Priest Ikkyu and courtesan Jigoku.

Marks
Artist's signature, "Hiroshige ga." Dated: 1845

Medium
ink and colors on paper

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