Collection online

No. 3 Yamamoto Kansuke Nyudo Dokisai Haruyuki 山本勘助入道道鬼蔡晴幸 / Koetsu yusho den Takeda-ke nijushi-sho 甲越勇將傳武田家廾四將 (Biographies of Heroic Generals of Kai and Echigo Provinces, Twenty-four Generals of the Takeda Clan)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2008,3037.15003

  • Title (object)

    • No. 3 Yamamoto Kansuke Nyudo Dokisai Haruyuki 山本勘助入道道鬼蔡晴幸

    Title (series)

    • Koetsu yusho den Takeda-ke nijushi-sho 甲越勇將傳武田家廾四將 (Biographies of Heroic Generals of Kai and Echigo Provinces, Twenty-four Generals of the Takeda Clan)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Yamamoto Kansuke, the one-eyed general, fatally wounded, leaning on a spear, with one foot on a severed head.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1848 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 36.4 centimetres
    • Width: 25.9 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
      • Inscription Translation

        Drawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
      • Inscription Comment

        artist's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Sumiyoshiya Masugoro
      • Inscription Comment

        publisher's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Muramatsu
      • Inscription Comment

        censor's
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Yoshimura
      • Inscription Comment

        censor's
  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson, 1982, S63 no. 3

  • Bibliography

    • Clark 2009 37 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:

    2009 Mar-Jun, London, Royal Academy, Kuniyoshi: From the Arthur R. Miller Collection
    2010 Mar-Jun, New York, Japan Society, Graphic Heroes, Magic Monsters: Japanese Prints by Utagawa Kuniyoshi from the Arthur R. Miller Collection

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Battle of Kawanakajima
  • 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

    2008,3037.15003

  • Additional IDs

    • 15003 (Miller Collection number)
    • 2009,AFBMLoan,11.19 (AFBM Loan Number)

Feedback

If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: collectiondatabase@britishmuseum.org 

View open data for this object with SPARQL endpoint

Object reference number: JCF21640

British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.

View this object

Support the Museum:
donate online

The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.

About the database

The British Museum collection database is a work in progress. New records, updates and images are added every week.

More about the database 

Supporters

Work on this database is supported by a range of sponsors, donors and volunteers.

More about supporters and how you
can help  

Loading...