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Yukai sanjurokkassen 勇魁三十六合戦 (Courageous Leaders in Thirty-six Battles)

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  • Museum number


  • Title (series)

    • Yukai sanjurokkassen 勇魁三十六合戦 (Courageous Leaders in Thirty-six Battles)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban yoko-e. Sasaki Takatsuna racing Kajiwara Kagesue across the River Uji atop Shogun Minamoto noYoritomo's white horse Ikezuki, to be the first to engage at the battle of Uji.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1851-1852 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 24.8 centimetres
    • Width: 36.5 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
      • Inscription Translation

        Drawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Izumiya Ichibei
      • Inscription Comment

  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson 1982, S73 no. 5

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Genpei war
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Credit Line: Gift of Prof. Arthur R. Miller, on loan from the American Friends of the British Museum.

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  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • 02203 (Miller Collection number)


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