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Title Famous actors as the hundred and eight heroes of the ´Water Margins´
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker *Kunisada;Utagawa;
Date 1829
Id Number Current Accession O.3.1
Id Number Current Repository 1407
Inscription ´Oju Kunisada ga´ and censor´s seal, Kiwame, Kiwame, Seal: Kiwame
Location Creation Site Japan
Subject Print;Actor print;Diptych;*Kunisada;;;
Notes Antoku and his supporters from the Taira clan are shown in defeat at the Battle of Dannoura, the final battle of the Gempei Wars (1180-85).
Publisher Kawaguchiya Shozo
Relation Exhibition Mirror of the Stage: the actor prints of Kunisada, Leeds, The University Gallery
Relation References Article in book: Clark;Timothy;, Nineteenth-century Japanese Actor Prints, Object Lessons: Central Saint Martins Art and Design Archive, Backemeyer;Sylvia; ed. Lund Humphries Publishers in association with The Lethaby Press. Pages 51 - 53, 1996.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Technique Colour woodblock
Work Type Oriental



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