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Yu Kinro


Utagawa Kuniyoshi


c. 1847

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Yu Kinro, Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Yu Kinro_: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Size: 10 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (26 x 18.4 cm) (image, sheet)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century, Edo period
Inscriptions: Yu Kinro_ was working as an officer living in a country side for his job. When he heard that his father was dying, he rushed to his home town to see his father. He drove his horse all day all night. The prints depicts this scene. Ichiyu_sai Kuniyoshi ga artist's sealCensor:Murata, Mera
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: P.75.51.71
Artist: Kuniyoshi Utagawa, Japanese, 1798 - 1861
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1798 - 1861
Added to Site: February 28, 2009