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Title

Neno-i Taro fighting a guard

1856


Artist

Utagawa Kunisada/Toyokuni III

Japan

1786 - 1865


Details


Alternative title

Neno-i Tarô


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1856


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper


Dimensions

36.4 x 25.5 cm image; 37.2 x 25.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Toyokuni ga [piture by Toyokuni]".
Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Roderick Bain 1997


Location

Not on display


Accession number

168.1997


Artist information

Utagawa Kunisada/Toyokuni III

Works in the collection

50


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 6. cat.no. 1.14