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Act Five: Yamazaki Highway from the play Chushingura (Treasury of the Forty-seven Loyal Retainers)

A work made of color woodblock print; aiban.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; aiban.

Date:

c. 1795

Artist:

Katsukawa Shun’ei
Japanese, 1762-1819

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Katsukawa Shun'ei

Title

Act Five: Yamazaki Highway from the play Chushingura (Treasury of the Forty-seven Loyal Retainers)

Date

1790–1800

Medium

Color woodblock print; aiban

Dimensions

32 × 21.5 cm (12 5/8 × 8 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Chester W. Wright

Reference Number

1961.202

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