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Kampei sumika (Act Six: At the Dwelling of Kampei)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Kampei sumika (Act Six: At the Dwelling of Kampei), 1843–1847, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Chūshingura (Story of Forty-Seven Rōnin)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 135 x 205 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 5/16 x 8 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 176 x 235 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 7/8 x 9 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7435
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

At dwelling of Kampei. Kampei carries rifle and crosses bridge. Palanquin with Okaru on other side. Chūshingura border.