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Kanadehon Chûshingura Act eleven (part one): P.3603-R

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Kanadehon Chûshingura Act eleven (part one)


Hiroshige, Utagawa (Designer)


Colour print from woodblocks. Ôban. Signed: Hiroshige ga. Publisher's seal: Aritaya Shiba Shin (Aritaya Seiemon). Censor's seal: mura

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1913) by Riches, Thomas Henry


19th century
Circa 1842 - Circa 1846

School or Style

Japanese Ukiyo-e

Components of the work

Sheet Height 246 mm Width 360 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing Woodcut

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3603-R
Primary reference Number: 182529
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 17 May 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 18 May 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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