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Captain Awata (Awata Taii)

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The inscription continues: Hôkôtô kôgeki no sai seiryûtô o kakageru dai no ônôkô ni deaitari. Tadachi ni watari ai kare no gôtô taii no komekami o kasûrishimô kussezu tsukiiri migoto nashiwari ni seraru mikata no kassai shibaraku wa narimô yamazari shi t

Inscription

Seal: Toshikata Publisher: Akiyama Buemon

Signed

Ôju Toshikata sha

Marks

Artist's seal: Toshikata

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1895 (Meiji 28), July 7

Catalogue Raisonné

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #81

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 71.4 cm (14 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.440a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints