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Title: American Balloon Ascension (Amerikakoku)
Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active ca. 1850–80)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Medium: Triptych of woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Image (a): 14 5/8 × 9 5/8 in. (37.1 × 24.4 cm)
Image (b): 14 3/4 × 10 in. (37.5 × 25.4 cm)
Image (c): 14 3/4 × 10 in. (37.5 × 25.4 cm)
Mat: 22 7/8 × 37 in. (58.1 × 94 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1959
Accession Number: JP3275a–c
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