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Night Rain at Narumi
  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi
    1797–1861
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Night Rain at Narumi, 1852, 7th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Military Brilliance, Eight Views
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 360 x 240 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 360 x 240 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 9 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0368
Description

Half-length warrior with upraised sword, gray vertical rain lines overall. Another figure's head is visible in the bottom left quadrant.