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Nichiren Praying for Rain at Ryôzengasaki in Kamakura in 1271 (Bun'ei hachi Kamakura Ryôzengasaki ame inoru), from the series Sketches of the Life of the Great Priest (Kôsô goichidai ryakuzu)

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Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830–35 (Tenpô 1–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Shibuya Kuritsu Shôtô Bijutsukan, Ukiyoeshitachi no shinbutsu (1999), #19; Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #206; Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), pl. 22

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.7 x 37 cm (10 1/8 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1978

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints