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The Syllable Chi: Horibe Yahei Kanamaru, from the series Mirror of the True Loyalty of Each of the Faithful Retainers (Seichû gishin meimei kagami)

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Signed

Kuniyoshi ga (on main image); Yoshi-jo ga (on inset) 国芳画、 芳女画

Provenance

February 1933 Gift of Mrs. William Wheeler

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Wheeler

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S90.21

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 24.7 cm (14 7/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.1166.7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints