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Horikawa seiran 堀川晴嵐 (Clearing Weather at Horikawa) / Yobu hakkei 燿武八景 (Military Brilliance of the Eight Views)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2008,3037.07406

  • Title (object)

    • Horikawa seiran 堀川晴嵐 (Clearing Weather at Horikawa)

    Title (series)

    • Yobu hakkei 燿武八景 (Military Brilliance of the Eight Views)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Eda Genzo amid a shower of arrows during the defence of the Horikawa palace.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1852 (7th month)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 37 centimetres
    • Width: 25 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

        Enshuya Matabei
      • Inscription Comment

        publisher's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Mera
      • Inscription Comment

        censor's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Watanabe
      • Inscription Comment

        censor's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        7th month 1852
      • Inscription Comment

        date
  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson 1982, S76 no. 6

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2008

  • Acquisition notes

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

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    2008,3037.07406

  • Additional IDs

    • 07406 (Miller Collection number)
Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Eda Genzo amid a shower of arrows during the defense of the Horikawa palace.

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Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Eda Genzo amid a shower of arrows during the defense of the Horikawa palace.

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