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The Death in Action of Musashi Gorô Sadayo at the Battle of Karashima in the Earlier Taiheiki (Zen Taiheiki Karashima kassen Musashi Gorô Sadayo uchijini no zu)

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Triptych: 00.1395 (right), 00.1396 (center), 00.1397 (left)

Signed

Ikkaisai Yoshitoshi ga (on each sheet) 一魁斎芳年画

Marks

Censor's seal: Rat 9 aratame Blockcutter's marlks: Horikô Koizumi Kane (on right sheet), Hori Kane (on left sheet)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 9th month

Object Place

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1395-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints