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The Syllable E: Yazama Shunroku Mitsukaze, from the series Mirror of the True Loyalty of Each of the Faithful Retainers (Seichû gishin meimei kagami)

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Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on main image); Yoshitori ga (on inset) 一勇斎国芳画、 芳鳥画

Provenance

February 1933 Gift of Mrs. William Wheeler

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Wheeler

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S90.40

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25 cm (14 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1166.30

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints