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The eight canine heroes of the House of Satomi
(c. 1851-1853)

Medium
colour woodblock
Measurements
(a-c) 34.4 × 73.0 cm (image and sheet) (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Edo (Tokyo), Japan
Inscription
(a) printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) u.r.: (double censor seal: Mera Taichiro - Wataanabe Shoemon)
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.l.: Kunis├Ąda ga
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.c.: (engraver seal)
(b) printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) u.l.: (censor seal: Mera Taichiro) (censor seal: Murata Heieman)
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.l.: Kunisada ga
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.l.: (engraver seal)
(c) printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) u.l.: (censor seal) (censor seal)
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.c.: Kunisada ga (engraver seal)
Accession Number
3679A-4
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1957
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display