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Artist: Ichieisai Yoshitsuya, Japanese, 1822–1866

Konoshita Sokichiro Turning a Mat into a Five colored Flag to Deceive the Enemy: No. 8 from the series Fifty four Scenes from the Story of Hideyoshi

9th month, 1864

Polychrome woodblock print

framed: 20 3/8 × 16 1/8 in. (51.8 × 40.9 cm) sheet: 14 × 9 9/16 in. (35.5 × 24.3 cm)
Gift of John F. O’Brien
2017.50.28
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

John O'Brien collection.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.