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Triptych: Izu no Oshima yori Fujisan enken no zu
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Triptych: Izu no Oshima yori Fujisan enken no zu


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Tametomo, seen here on horseback, was one of the legendary heroes of the clan wars of the 12th century. Seven feet tall and phenomenally strong, when he was at last captured the sinews of his bow arm were cut, and he was deposited on the island of Oshima. There on the beach, together with local inhabitants and some of his followers, he views a distant Mt. Fuji.
Provenance C. Robert Snell, Oriental Arts & Antiques, Timonium, Maryland; purchased by Justine Lewis Keidel, Owings Mills, Maryland, after 1971; given to Walters Art Museum, 1991.
Inscriptions [Signature] Gyokuran Sadahide ga
Credit Gift of Justine Lewis Keidel, 1991

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Period
1849-1853 (late Edo)
Medium
mulberry paper, pigments
(Prints)
Accession Number
95.643
Measurements
each panel: 14 3/8 x 9 3/4 in. (36.51 x 24.77 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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