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Minamoto Ushiwakamaru and Musashibô Benkei, from the series Mirror of Military Excellence and Fierce Courage (Buei môyû kagami)

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MFA impressions: 11.16466, 64.2390

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 1836 (Tenpô 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Shibuya Kuritsu Shôtô Bijutsukan, Musha-e (2003), #59; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S7.5

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

64.2390

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints