Utagawa KUNIYOSHI

Japan 1797 – 1861

Discomfiture of Benkei on Gojo bridge by Yoshitsune, assisted by the tengu 1847-50 Place made: Tokyo, Kanto, Tokyo metropolis, Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodblock, printed in colour, from numerous blocks Support: Japanese paper
Place Published: Edo, Yenshu-ya Hikobei

Primary Insc: Heike no kyoshaku akugyaku wo so mi Kurama etc.
Dimensions: triptych 35.8 h x 76.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.92.A-C
Subject: Japan: Edo prints