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Title

Besiegers of the castle

Nov 1967


Artist

Akiyama Iwao

Japan

1921 - 2014


Details


Alternative title

Kassen-fu Kôjôgun


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

Nov 1967


Media category

Collage


Materials used

paper collage, gouache and carbon ink


Edition

1/1


Dimensions

116.3 x 90.9 cm image


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Iwao [in Japanese] AKIYAMA [in English]". Dated l.l., in Japanese, pencil "1967 nen Shimotsuki [November 1967]".


Credit

Purchased 1968


Location

Not on display


Accession number

WO3.1968


Artist information

Akiyama Iwao

Works in the collection

9


Place

Where the work was made
Japan