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Artist: Utagawa Yoshitora (歌川芳虎)

Print: At Hell Valley on Mount Tate in Etchū Province, Nikushi Dōjin Demonstrates a Battle of Frogs and Teaches Magic to the Two Comrades Yoshikado and Iga Ju (Etchū Tateyama no Jigokudani ni Nikushi Dōjin kawazu kassen no ki o arawashi Yoshikado Iga Ju no ryōyū
(越中立山の地獄谷に肉芝道人蛙合戦の奇をあらはし良門伊賀寿の両雄に妖術を授く)

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Dates: 1864,created
Dimensions: 9.5 in,14.25 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: woodblock print
Inscription:

Signed: Yoshitora ga (芳虎画)
Publisher: Iseya Kanekichi
Date seal: 1864, 6th month

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Waseda University - left panel; Waseda Univesity - middle panel; Waseda University - right panel;

Physical description:

The magician Nikushi sennin (肉芝仙人) shows Iga Jutarō (伊賀寿太郎) and Taira no Yoshikado on the right (将軍太郎良門 ) his frog magic.