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Kakegawa 掛川 / Tokaido gojusan-tsui 東海道五十三対 (Fifty-three pairings along the Tokaido Road)

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  • Title (object)

    • Kakegawa 掛川

    Title (series)

    • Tokaido gojusan-tsui 東海道五十三対 (Fifty-three pairings along the Tokaido Road)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Kakegawa Station. The swordsmith Shimosaka reading a letter on the Ise shore.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1845 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 36.5 centimetres
    • Width: 24.3 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
      • Inscription Translation

        Drawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ibaya Senzaburo
      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

      • Inscription Comment

        block carver's
      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

      • Inscription Comment

  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson 1982, S44 no. 27

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

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  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Credit Line: Gift of Prof. Arthur R. Miller to the American Friends of the British Museum

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  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • 04327 (Miller Collection number)


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