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Minamoto Yorimitsu (Raikô) and His Retainers Attacking the Earth Spider (Tsuchigumo)

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Diptych (two sheets of incomplete triptych): 54.184 (left), 54.185 (right)

Signed

Masayoshi ga (on each sheet)

Provenance

Formerly in Worcester Art Museum Collection

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period,

Object Place

Dimensions

Vertical aiban diptych; 31 x 44.5 cm (12 3/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.184-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints