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Katsuenra Genshoshichi 活閻羅阮小七 (Ruan Xiaoqi) / Tsuzoku Suikoden goketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori 通俗水滸傳濠傑百八人一個 (One of the 108 Heroes of the Popular Water Margin)

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Katsuenra Genshoshichi 活閻羅阮小七 (Ruan Xiaoqi)

    Title (series)

    • Tsuzoku Suikoden goketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori 通俗水滸傳濠傑百八人一個 (One of the 108 Heroes of the Popular Water Margin)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Ruan Xiaoqi, in a boat, uses a large tiger-skin to protect himself from a hail of arrows.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1827-1830
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 38.6 centimetres
    • Width: 26.2 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
      • Inscription Translation

        Drawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
      • Inscription Comment

        artist's (in rectangular cartouche)
      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Kagaya Kichiemon
      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

      • Inscription Comment

  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson, 1982, S2 no. 40; Riccar no. 28; Klompmakers 1998, no. 14

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Shuihu zhuhan
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

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

  • Department


  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • 10037 (Miller Collection number)


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