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Takedono no Rakugan 高殿落雁 / Mitate hakkei 美盾八競 (Selection for the Eight Views)

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Takedono no Rakugan 高殿落雁

    Title (series)

    • Mitate hakkei 美盾八競 (Selection for the Eight Views)
  • Description

    Woodblock triptych print, oban tate-e. Masakado (centre) drinking sake with Kikyo-no-mae watching the flight of wild geese in 939.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 19thC(mid)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 35.4 centimetres (r)
    • Width: 25 centimetres (r)
    • Height: 35.4 centimetres (c)
    • Width: 25.4 centimetres (c)
    • Height: 35.5 centimetres (l)
    • Width: 25 centimetres (l)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
      • Inscription Translation

        Drawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Enshuya Matabei
      • Inscription Comment

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Transliteration

      • Inscription Comment

  • Curator's comments

    See:- Robinson 1982, T177

  • Location

    Not on display

  • 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

    • 19902 (Miller Collection number)


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