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Theatrical scene: The cat-spectre in the old temple
(c. 1847)

Medium
colour woodblock (triptych)
Measurements
(a-c) 37.0 × 76.8 cm (image) (overall)
(a-c) 38.0 × 76.8 cm (sheet) (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Edo (Tokyo), Japan
Inscription
(a) printed in ink (in Japanese characters) (in image) u.l.: (Theatrical scene: The cat spectre from the old temple)
printed in ink (in Japanese characters) (in image) l.r.: Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga / (censor seals, 1847–48) / (Wakau's seal: publisher)
(b) printed in ink (in Japanese characters) (in image) l.l.: (Wakau's seal, publisher) / Ichiyusai Kuniyoshiga / (censor seals 1847–48)
(c) printed in ink (in Japanese characters) (in image) l.r.: Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga / (censor seal 1847–48) / (Wakau's seal: publisher)
Accession Number
AS12.a-c-1993
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1993
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Oban tryptych.