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At the Battle of Takadachi in Ōshū Province in 1187, a White Dragon Ascends to Heaven from the Koromo River
Artist: Utagawa Yoshitsuya (designer)Accession no. EA1983.94
Date: 1st half of the 19th centuryAccession no. EAX.11249
Date: 1833 - 1834
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige I (designer)Accession no. EAX.4284
Artist: Edward Coley Burne-JonesAccession no. WA1939.13
Date: 1st half of the 19th centuryAccession no. EAX.11231
Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni I (designer)Accession no. EA2007.125
Date: c. 1830
Artist: Joseph Mallord William TurnerAccession no. WA1861.38
Date: 1845 - 1847
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi (designer), Matsushima Fusajirō (block cutter)Accession no. EA1971.121
Recto: Two studies for the head of an angel blowing a trumpet
Verso: Study of drapery for a figure, blowing a trumpet, walking to right
Date: 1856 - 1858
Artist: Edgar DegasAccession no. WA1954.70.54
Date: 1855 - 1857
Artist: John Everett Millais,Accession no. WA1954.58
Artist: Jin YuanAccession no. EA1964.221.f
Artist: Ju LianAccession no. EA2007.180.c
Date: published 1852
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi (designer)Accession no. EA1971.92
Artist: Edward LearAccession no. WA1989.102
Date: 1847 - 1852
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (designer)Accession no. EA2008.61
Date: 1st half of the 19th centuryAccession no. EAX.10533
Design for the background to 'Spring', for the stained-glass windows of the 'Four Seasons' at Cragside House, Northumberland
Date: c. 1873
Artist: William MorrisAccession no. WA1940.60
Date: 1893 - 1898
Artist: Edward Coley Burne-JonesAccession no. WA2015.69.25
Artist: Walter Richard Sickert (printmaker)Accession no. WA1963.135.1
Artist: James Abbott McNeill WhistlerAccession no. WA1945.139
Date: 1845 - 1846
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi (designer)Accession no. EA1971.140
Artist: Edward Calvert (printmaker)Accession no. WA1962.17.92
Date: c. 1800Accession no. EAX.10588
Artist: May MorrisAccession no. WA1941.108.17
Date: c. 1886 - 1890
Artist: Camille PissarroAccession no. WA1952.6.277