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Minamoto Yoritomo Freeing Cranes at Yuigahama

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Triptych: 54.196 (left), 54.197 (center), 54.198 (right)

Signed

Unsigned

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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, 1790s

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 122

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 74.6 cm (14 1/2 x 29 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.196-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints