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Akai: Satsuma-no-kami Tadanori, Okabe Rokuyata Tadazumi 赤,薩摩守忠度,岡部六弥太忠澄 (Red: Satsuma-no-kami Tadanori, Okabe Rokuyata Tadazu) / Eiyu goshiki awase 英勇五色合 (Heroes Matched to Five Colours)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2008,3037.05301

  • Title (object)

    • Akai: Satsuma-no-kami Tadanori, Okabe Rokuyata Tadazumi 赤,薩摩守忠度,岡部六弥太忠澄 (Red: Satsuma-no-kami Tadanori, Okabe Rokuyata Tadazu)

    Title (series)

    • Eiyu goshiki awase 英勇五色合 (Heroes Matched to Five Colours)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Colour: Red. Satsuma-no-kami Tadanori holding down Okabe Rokuyata Tadazumi under a pine-tree, behind which Tadamori’s retainer approaches, sword drawn.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1857 (5th month)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 36.3 centimetres
    • Width: 25 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
      • Inscription Translation

        Drawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
      • Inscription Comment

        artist's (in rectangular cartouche)
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Sanoya Kihei
      • Inscription Comment

        publisher's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        ?
      • Inscription Comment

        block carver's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        aratame
      • Inscription Comment

        censor's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        5th month 1857
      • Inscription Comment

        date
  • Curator's comments

    not noted in Robinson, 1982, S91 no. 1

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • 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

    2008,3037.05301

  • Additional IDs

    • 05301 (Miller Collection number)

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