Chanoyu hibigusa (Daily practice of the tea ceremony) 茶の湯日々草 thumbnail 1
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Chanoyu hibigusa (Daily practice of the tea ceremony) 茶の湯日々草

Woodblock Print
1896-7 (published)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Scene showing four women in a tea room, the furthest of them in the process of making tea


object details
Category
Object Type
Additional TitleKoicha no zu (Preparing thick tea) 濃茶の図 (assigned by artist)
Materials and Techniques
Colours on paper
Brief Description
Woodblock print by Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908) depicting the interior of a tea room and the preparation of thick tea, Japanese, 1896-7; from the series Chanoyu hibigusa (Daily practice of the tea ceremony); Pap, Japan, prints
Physical Description
Scene showing four women in a tea room, the furthest of them in the process of making tea
Dimensions
  • Sheet height: 24.8cm
  • Sheet width: 37.0cm
Style
Gallery Label
Making thick tea (koicha) during the tea ceremony Tokyo, by Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908) Colour print from wood blocks 1890-1900 V&A E.3131-1905 (December 2014)
Collection
Accession Number
E.3131-1905

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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