Series: Untitled series illustrating dragons
Robinson: Not listed
Size: Ôban (about 14 by 10 inches or 36 by 25 centimeters)
Description: Two dragons by a waterfall
Date: c. 1831
Publisher: Morita-ya Hanzô
NOTE: Although this untitled series is not listed in Appendix 1 of Kuniyoshi by Basil William Robinson (Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1961), this print is illustrated as Plate 26.
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