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Roku daime (Act 6)
  • Utagawa Toyokuni I
    1769–1825
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Roku daime (Act 6), circa 1790, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Ukie Chūshingura (Chushingura Perspective Pictures)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 203 x 312 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 x 12 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 229 x 348 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 x 13 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7612
Description

Perspective print of Act VI. Yoichibei's house to R. Country road with palanquin bearing Okaru, headed for brothel. Trails of birds at T center. Stylized red clouds at T. Three figures inside house: Kampei, Goemon, and Yagoro.