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Yorimasa Receives Ayame no Mae as a Reward for Shooting Down the Monster Bird (Yorimasa kechô o ite Ayame no mae o hôbi ni tamau zu)

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Triptych: RES.49.70 (left), RES.49.71 (center), RES.49.72 (right)

Signed

Kunisada aratame Nidai Toyokuni ga (on each sheet) 国貞改二代豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: Fu

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.8 x 75.7 cm (14 7/8 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.70-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints