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Part 2: At Sôjô-ga-tani on Kurama Mountain, Ushiwakamaru Learns Swordplay from Strange Masters (Nikai, Kuramayama Sôjô-ga-tani ni oite Ushiwakamaru ijin yori kenpô o manabu), from the series The Life of Yoshitsune (Yoshitsune ichidai zue)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #85.02

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.2 x 35 cm (8 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8965

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints