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The Ronin Embarking

19th century
19th century

Andô Hiroshige , aka (Hiroshige) Andô, Ichiryûsai [Ichiriusai], Ichiyûsai, Ryûsai, Japanese, (1797–1858)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color woodcut
Series: from Ronin series (Arita-ya Edition)
Edition: Publisher: Arita-ya
Marks: Inscribed on old mat (dealer marks?): “T.F101 T Kaw A KLO X”
Bibliography: Basil Stewart, A Guide to Japanese Prints and Their Subject Matter, p. 250; see also Chûshingura, the Treasury of Loyal Retainers: A Puppet Play, by Takeda Izumo, Miyoshi Shôraku, and Namiki Senryu, translated by Donald Keene (New York: Columbia University Press, 1971), Olin Library PL898 C6.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1948
Accession Number: 1948.D2.65

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  • impressions (prints) - Use when emphasizing the individual image produced by a single instance of printing. For printed images more generally, use "prints." [July 1998 qualifier added.]
  • kabuki - LC sh 85071224
  • literature (writings)
  • military
  • theater (discipline) - Use for the professionally oriented study of theater, involving training, practice, and study in the processes of doing theater. For the academically oriented study of theater, use "drama." [August 1995 descriptor changed, was "theater". April 1993 related term added.]
  • Ukiyo-e

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