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The Taira Ghosts Preparing to Attack Yoshitsune
The Taira Ghosts Preparing to Attack Yoshitsune
Date:
1851–1852
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Woodcut Triptych
Dimensions:
359 x 254 mm (14 1/8 x 10 in.) each
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Asia
Provenance:

Provenance: From the collection of B. W. Robinson (1912-2005) the widely recognized authority onKuniyoshi and author of two important monographs on the artist (1961 and 1982). Robinson was the Keeper, then Keeper Emeritus of the Far Eastern section of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Accession Number:
2008.52.1a-c
Acquisition Date:
2008-10-23
Credit Line:

Museum Purchase, Gift of the Achenbach Graphic Arts Council

Exhibition History:

Japanesque: The Japanese Print in the Era of Impressionism
CPLH Temporary Exhibition Galleries
October 16, 2010 - January 9, 2011

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