Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada II, Japanese, 1823–1880

Inue Shinbei, the Fourth Hero, from the series Legend of the Eight Dog Warriors (Hakkenden)

9th month, 1852

Ukiyo-e: polychrome woodblock print

sheet: 13 3/4 × 9 5/8 in. (35 × 24.5 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen, Mr. and Mrs. Laurens Hammond, and Mr. and Mrs. Knight Woolley, B.A. 1917
1967.64.39
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn. by 1967; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1967

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