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"Yo_ko_"

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Utagawa Kuniyoshi ; Wakasaya Yoichi

Date

1844-1846

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Yo_ko_', Utagawa Kuniyoshi      ;    Wakasaya Yoichi
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Size: 8 1/2 x 13 3/4 in. (21.6 x 34.9 cm) (image)8 3/4 x 14 1/8 in. (22.2 x 35.8 cm) (sheet)18 x 22 1/16 in. (45.72 x 56.04 cm) (mat, Size II)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century, Edo period
Inscriptions: Yo_ko_When Yo_ko_ and his father went to a montain, they ran into the tiger with white forehead. Yo_ko_ was afraid that the tiger was going to kill him to eat. He told the animal to east himself, in turn, leave his father alone. When the tiger heard his Ichiyu_sai Kuniyoshi ga Publisher:Wakasaya
Physical Description: nishiki-e
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: P.78.65.60
Artist: Yoichi Wakasaya
Role: Publisher
Nationality: Japanese

Artist: Kuniyoshi Utagawa, Japanese, 1798 - 1861
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1798 - 1861
Added to Site: February 28, 2009