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Kazuta Shinemon Taketaka 数田新右衛門武尭 / Seichu gishin meimei kagami 誠忠義臣名々鏡 (Mirror of the True Loyalty of the Faithful Retainers, Individually)

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Kazuta Shinemon Taketaka 数田新右衛門武尭

    Title (series)

    • Seichu gishin meimei kagami 誠忠義臣名々鏡 (Mirror of the True Loyalty of the Faithful Retainers, Individually)
  • Description

    Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Kazuta Shinemon Taketaka pouring water from a bucket with a dipper onto a bed of hot ashes.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1857 (6th month)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 37.2 centimetres
    • Width: 25.2 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

        Iseya Isaburo
      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        6th month 1857
      • Inscription Comment

  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson 1982, S90 no. 23

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Kanedehon Chushingura
  • 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

    • 08311 (Miller Collection number)


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