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Kintaro zukushi - Sumo no zu (金太郎尽相撲之圖) (The Complete Kintaro - The Sumo Bout)

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Kintaro zukushi - Sumo no zu (金太郎尽相撲之圖) (The Complete Kintaro - The Sumo Bout)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Kintaro umpiring a wrestling match between a hare and a monkey, a demon and a tengu watch from behind him.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1840 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 36.3 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

        Tsujiokaya Bunsike
      • Inscription Comment

  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson 1982, S12 no. 2 and no. 109

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

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

  • Department


  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • 13501 (Miller Collection number)


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