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Utagawa YOSHIKAZU

(Japan  – )

Title
The great battle of Ichinotani in the war of the Minamoto and Taira clans:February 1184
Alternative title:
Ichinotani genpei dai kassenn-zu: [ ] ei san-nen ni-gatsu
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Kaei era 1848-1854Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1853
Media category
Print
Materials used
ôban tate-e; colour woodcut
Dimensions

Ôban tate-e::

a - left image; 36 x 24.2 cm

b - central image; 36 x 24.4 cm

c - right image; 36 x 24.4 cm

Signature & date
Signed c.l. [part a], in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Ichijusai Yoshikazu ga [picture by Ichijusai Yoshikazu]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [part b], in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Ichijusai Yoshikazu ga [picture by Ichijusai Yoshikazu]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [part c], in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Ichijusai Yoshikazu ga [picture by Ichijusai Yoshikazu]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1967
Accession number
DO20.1967.a-c
Location
Not on display