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Min Ziqian (Bin Shiken), from the series The Twenty-four Paragons of Filial Piety in China (Morokoshi nijûshi kô)

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No. 2 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.1144, 11.30097

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Artist's seal: kiri

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri 2011, #119; Clark, Kuniyoshi from Miller Coll. (2009), #103.4; Suzuki 1992, #200; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S60.5; Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), pl. 39

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.3 x 14.6 cm (9 3/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1144

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints