At the Battle of Takadachi in Ōshū Province in 1187, a White Dragon Ascends to Heaven from the Koromo River

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  • Title

    At the Battle of Takadachi in Ōshū Province in 1187, a White Dragon Ascends to Heaven from the Koromo River

  • Artist/maker

    Utagawa Yoshitsuya (1822 - 1866) (designer)
  • Associated people

    Tsujiokaya Bunsuke (active c. 1814 - 1896) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1857
  • Material and technique

    nishiki-e (full colour) woodblock print, with bokashi (tonal gradation)

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 55.4 x 95 cm (height x width)
    sheet 39.5 x 27 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    3

  • Credit line

    Presented by Christ Church College, University of Oxford, 1983.

  • Museum location

    refer to individual records

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1983.94

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nishiki-e

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