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Japanese triptych book

Japanese triptych book About 1860. Colour woodblock print. Utagawa (Gountei) Sadahide , Utagawa Yoshitora, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Utagawa Kunitsuna, Morikawa Chikashige, Utagawa Yoshifusa and Toyohara Kunichika. Triptych book formed by 12......(Ashikaga Yoshimitsu kijin no zu足利義満帰陣之図) Date:1862 Signature: Yoshitora ga (芳虎画) Publisher: Yamadaya Shōjirō Ashikaga Yoshimitsu is known as the shogun who ended the imperial division of Japan (between the Northern......scenes from the Japan’s medieval past, when the powerful warrior clans battled for control of the country before final unification under the Tokugawa shoguns. Ukiyo-e artists were officially banned from...

Book

Donated to the museum in 1933 by Exeter-resident Lieutenant-Colonel R.J. Saumarez. Page 1: Utagawa Yoshitora (active c.1836 -1887) Date: 1863 Publisher: Maruya Tetsujiro (Enjudo publishing house) This depicts a scene at the court of...

Mask

Created by craftsman Ha Ko Tani, this face mask depicts the character of a male lion called Sasano. Ka’gura is a ritual dance that has its roots in Japanese Shinto...

Vase

Miyagawa (Makuzu) Kōzan was an acclaimed potter during a time of tremendous change in Japan. An innovator and developer of ceramic technology, Kōzan was made a Member of the Imperial...

Starfish

‘Challenger Expedition: Off Yokohama, Japan, 9-46m.’ 1872-1876. Sladen collection....

Foot sock

Ankle-high split-toed socks (tabi) have their roots in 15th century Japan. They are worn by both men and women with other footwear such as geta (elevated sandals) and waraji (woven...

Starfish

‘Challenger Expedition: Station 233. Off Kobe, Japan. Depth 15-91m. Surface temp. 16.90C.’ 17.5.1875 Sladen collection....

Starfish

‘Challenger Expedition: Station 233. Off Kobe, Japan. Depth 15-91m. Surface temp. 16.90C.’ 17.5.1875 Sladen collection....