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Sojobo, Ushiwakamaru, and Goblins as Street Entertainers, and Warriors Impersonating Horsemen, from the series Comic Warriors for Children

Sojobo, Ushiwakamaru, and Goblins as Street Entertainers, and Warriors Impersonating Horsemen, from the series Comic Warriors for Children

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Utagawa Hiroshige

Artist
Utagawa Hiroshige
(Japanese, 1797 - 1858)
Title
Sojobo, Ushiwakamaru, and Goblins as Street Entertainers, and Warriors Impersonating Horsemen, from the series Comic Warriors for Children
Date
12/1854
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
ca. 360 x 250 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of John H. Van Vleck
Accession No.
1980.2137
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

Related

By 1925, purchased in Japan by Frank Lloyd Wright; ca. 1926, acquired by The Bank of Wisconsin; 1928, sold to Edward Burr Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 1943, passed through inheritance to Edward’s son, John H. Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 9 January 1980, bequeathed by John H. Van Vleck to the Elvehjem Museum of Art [now called Chazen Museum of Art]

  • Elvehjem Museum of Art. "Hiroshige ten: Seitan 200-shunen kinen (200th Anniversary Hiroshige Exhibition)." Madison, WI: Elvehjem Museum of Art; Japan: Bun You Associates, 1996. no. 218

  • 200th Anniversary Hiroshige Exhibition (Hiroshige ten: seiten 200-shunen kinen): Elvehjem Museum of Art, 4/29/1996-12/8/1996

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