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Act VI: Okaru's departure, from the series Pictorial Siblings to The Treasury of Loyal Retainers

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Utagawa Kunisada as Toyokuni III, Act VI: Okaru's departure, from the series Pictorial Siblings to The Treasury of Loyal Retainers, 1859, color woodblock print with embossing on paper; ōban nishiki-e, Gift of Mrs. Eugene Rockey, public domain, 77.37.5

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Title

Act VI: Okaru's departure, from the series Pictorial Siblings to The Treasury of Loyal Retainers

Related Titles

catalog entry: Rokudanme (Act VI: Okaru's departure), from the series Chûshingura e-kyôdai (Pictorial Siblings to The Treasury of Loyal Retainers)

original language: 忠臣蔵絵兄弟 六段目

series (translated): Pictorial Siblings to The Treasury of Loyal Retainers

series (transliterated): Chûshingura e-kyôdai

translated: Act VI: Okaru's departure

transliterated: Rokudanme

Artist

Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese, 1786-1864)

Related People

printer: Moriya Jihei (Japanese, active mid-19th century)

Date

1859

Period

Japan: Edo period (1615-1868)

Medium

color woodblock print with embossing on paper; ōban nishiki-e

Dimensions (H x W x D)

image: 13 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; sheet: 13 3/4 in x 10 1/2 in

Inscriptions & Markings

censor's mark: hitsuji shô aratame 未正改 (examined at New Year's in the year of the goat), printed in black ink within circular cartouche, center left, within block Language: Japanese

signature: Toyokuni ga 豊国画 (pictuer by Toyokuni), printed in black ink within orange Toshidama (年玉枠) cartouche, center left, within block Language: Japanese

publisher's mark: Mori, Ba Ni, Moriji 森 馬弐 森治, printed in black ink within vertical rectangular cartouche, lower left, within block Language: Japanese Description: seal of the publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindō)

inscription (series title): 忠臣蔵絵兄弟, upper right, within block

Collection Area

Asian Art; Graphic Arts

Category

Prints

Japanese Traditional Prints

Object Type

relief print

Culture

Japanese

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eugene Rockey

Accession Number

77.37.5

Copyright

public domain

Terms

Japanese woodblock prints

nishiki-e

oban

relief printing

relief prints

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Exhibitions

2007 In Winter, Silk Linings: The Kimono in Print Portland Art Museum

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