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Title

(Benkei Sharpening the Blade of His Weapon)

Artist

Kubota Beisen

Date

late 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
(Benkei Sharpening the Blade of His Weapon), Kubota Beisen
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Medium: Prints | Color woodblock print
Size: 15 7/8 x 11 9/16 in. (40.3 x 29.3 cm) (image, sheet)22 1/16 x 18 in. (56 x 45.7 cm) (mat)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century, Meiji
Inscriptions: poem(about preparing for war) Beisen hitsu Beisen seal
Physical Description: print in O_tsu-e style
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth Lathrop Sikes in memory of her brother Bruce Sikes, 1967
Accession Number: P.13,968
Artist: Beisen Kubota, Japanese, 1852 - 1906
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1852 - 1906
Added to Site: March 1, 2009