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Yoshitune at the Battle of Yashima

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Diptych (two sheets of incomplete triptych): 54.186 (left), 54.187 (right)

Signed

Kitao Masayoshi ga (on each sheet) 北尾政美画

Provenance

Formerly in Worcester Art Museum Collection

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period,

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #184 (right sheet only); TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1389 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical aiban diptych; 30.7 x 43.6 cm (12 1/16 x 17 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.186-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints