Puffy-Faced with Distress: Mackerel of Noto Province

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A woman in a patterned kimono leans on a plaid fabric covered structure. She appears unhappy and her face leans on one hand. Behind her is a scene of men working and insets in the upper right of the print contain Japanese text.

Physical Description

1 artwork original : woodblock print, ink, paper ; 36.6 x 25.7 cm.

Creation Information

Utagawa Kuniyoshi 1852.

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This artwork is part of the collection entitled: ARTsource and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 33 times . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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  • Scholars Resource, Inc.

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  • Main Title: Puffy-Faced with Distress: Mackerel of Noto Province
  • Parallel Title: Harebuttai: Noto saba
  • Series Title: Auspicious Desires on Land and Sea
  • Parallel Title: Sankai medetai zue

Description

A woman in a patterned kimono leans on a plaid fabric covered structure. She appears unhappy and her face leans on one hand. Behind her is a scene of men working and insets in the upper right of the print contain Japanese text.

Physical Description

1 artwork original : woodblock print, ink, paper ; 36.6 x 25.7 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: bos02182
  • Other: Museum inventory number 11.25993
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc41318

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ARTsource

The licensed images of artworks in this collection supplement the artworks in the Visual Resources Collection of the College of Visual Arts + Design's online image database used for instruction, study, and presentation. Included here are images of paintings, drawings, prints, architecture, material culture, sculpture, photographs, furniture, and fashion from a variety of vendors. Access to these images is restricted to the UNT community.

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Creation Date

  • 1852

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 15, 2011, 10:26 p.m.

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  • Nov. 14, 2011, 7:51 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Utagawa Kuniyoshi. Puffy-Faced with Distress: Mackerel of Noto Province, artwork, 1852; Wheat Ridge, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc41318/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.