Casting a Mantra on the Waves at Kakuta on His Exile to Sado Island (Sashu rukei Kakuta nami daimoku), from the series "Concise Illustrated Biography of the Great Priest [Nichiren] (Koso go ichidai ryakuzu)"

A work made of color woodblock print; oban.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; oban.

Date:

c. 1830/35

Artist:

Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Japanese, 1797-1861

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Artist

Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Title

Casting a Mantra on the Waves at Kakuta on His Exile to Sado Island (Sashu rukei Kakuta nami daimoku), from the series "Concise Illustrated Biography of the Great Priest [Nichiren] (Koso go ichidai ryakuzu)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1825–1840

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

23.4 x 36.8 cm (9 3/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James A. Michener

Reference Number

1959.115

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