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The Night Attack of the Faithful Samurai (Gishi youchi zu)

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Triptych: 00.1381 (center), 00.1382 (left), 00.1405 (right) MFA impressions: 00.1381VR (00.1381, 00.1382, 00.1405; earlier), 00.1816-8 (later)

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga (on each sheet) 一英斎芳艶画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 9 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 9th month

Object Place

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1381, 00.1382, 00.1405

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints