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Miyamoto Musashi, from the series Eight Hundred Heroes of the Japanese Shuihuzhuan (Honchô Suikoden gôyû happyakunin no hitori)

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Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830 (Bunsei 13/Tenpô 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri et al., Edo no eiyû (2010), #118; Shibuya Kuritsu Shôtô Bijutsukan, Musha-e (2003), #141; Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #17; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S4b.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 25.3 cm (14 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.817

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints