Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Japanese (worked in the United States, 1889 - 1953



Oil on canvas

Image: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 cm)

Frame: 26 1/2 × 22 3/4 in. (67.3 × 57.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Miriam H. and S. Sidney Stoneman Acquisition Fund and the Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe 2015 Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, lower right of center: KUNIYOSHI

Course History

ASCL 7.03,Asian-American Art and Architecture, Sujin Eom, Winter 2023

Asian Society, Culture, & Language 7.03, Asian-American Art and Architecture, Sujin Eom, Winter 2023

Exhibition History

Cahoon Museum of American Art, Look Through Any Window Twice, Cotuit, Massachusetts, April 27 - June 13, 2010

Publication History

Yasuo Kuniyoshi, A Course of Glory Followed by A Neo-American Artist and Catalogue Raisonné, (Okayama, Japan: Fukutake Publishing, Ltd., 1990). p. 65, no. 50


The artist; Roko Gallery, New York, New York (in business 1946–1982); to a relative of Leon Kroll, until 2002; Weschler’s Auctioneers & Appraisers, Rockville, Maryland, December 14, 2002, Lot 709; sold to Keogh & Riehlman Fine Art; sold to private collection, Massachusetts, about 2002; with art dealer Mark L. Brock, Brock and Co., Concord, Massachusetts, 2019; sold to present collection, 2019.

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