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The Story of Jiraiya, a Strange Tale of Revenge: Vengence at Shichiri-ga-hama in Sagami Province (Katakiuchi kidan Jiraiya monogatari, Sôshû Shichiri-ga-hama fukushû no zu)

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Triptych: 00.1123 (center), 00.1124 (left), 00.1125 (right)

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on each sheet) 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censor's seal: Chicken 1 aratame No blockcutter's mark 改印: 酉正改 彫師: なし

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 1st month

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T356

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 74.4 cm (14 5/8 x 29 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1123-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints