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No. 59 Sekigahara 關ヶ原 / Kisokaido rokujoku tsugi no uchi 木曾街道六十九次之内 (Sixty-Nine Post Stations of the Kisokaido)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2008,3037.14759

  • Title (object)

    • No. 59 Sekigahara 關ヶ原

    Title (series)

    • Kisokaido rokujoku tsugi no uchi 木曾街道六十九次之内 (Sixty-Nine Post Stations of the Kisokaido)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Sekigahara Station. The rival wrestlers Hanaregoma Chokichi and Nuregami Chogoro in a street-brawl amongst rubble (Inset: travellers in a mountain landscape).

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1852 (9th month)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 36 centimetres
    • Width: 24.7 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
      • Inscription Translation

        Drawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
      • Inscription Comment

        artist's (in gourd-shaped Yoshi cartouche)
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Izutsuya Shokichi
      • Inscription Comment

        publisher's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Hori Mino
      • Inscription Comment

        block carver's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Magome
      • Inscription Comment

        censor's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Hama
      • Inscription Comment

        censor's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        9th month 1852
      • Inscription Comment

        date
  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson 1982, S74 no. 60; Thompson 2009, no. 59

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Futatsu chocho kuruwa nikki
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2008

  • Acquisition notes

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

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    2008,3037.14759

  • Additional IDs

    • 14759 (Miller Collection number)

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