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American Balloon Ascension (Amerikakoku)

Artist:
Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active ca. 1850–80)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1867
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
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)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1959
Accession Number:
JP3275a–c
Not on view
Lincoln Kirstein , New York (until 1959; donated to MMA).
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