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    Jūichidanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.4 x 16.9 cm. | Print shows a scene during the attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 Rōnin, with the samurai confronting Kira's guards and searching the grounds. Scene from act eleven of the play Chūshingura or the revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Rokudanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.3 x 16.6 cm. | Print shows Kampei in the act of seppuku; a woman, probably Osai, the brothel-keeper who has come with the final payment for Okaru, is standing near Kampei, as a porter waits next to her sedan chair. Scene from act six of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Jūdanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.5 x 16.8 cm. | Print shows the Rōnin samurai dressed as police to test the loyalty of the merchant Gihei. A scene from act ten of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Shichidanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.7 x 17 cm. | Print shows Yuranosuke reading a long letter without noticing that Okaru, Kampei's lover, seated on a railing above, and Kudayū, one of Moronō's retainers, hiding under the veranda, surreptitiously read the letter. Scene from act seven of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Sandanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.4 x 17 cm. | Print shows a confrontation at the rear gate outside the shogun's palace between Sagisaka Bannai and two other men, who are Moronō's retainers, and Kampei, who is fleeing with his lover Okaru. Scene from act three of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Godanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.3 x 17 cm. | Print shows Yoichibei, an old man, returning home after selling his daughter, Okaru, to a brothel to raise money so that his son-in-law, Kampei, can redeem himself. Yochibei is being robbed and murdered by Sadakurō. Kampei, out hunting, is seen in the background asking a traveler for a fire to light the wick...
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Kudanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.4 x 16.9 cm. | Print shows two women, possibly Tonase and Konami, and Honzō, looking at a map of Morono's villa, and Rikiya, standing, about to draw his sword. Scene from act nine of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Yodanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.4 x 17 cm. | Print shows several persons gathered for the ritual suicide, seppuku, of Enya Hangan (Asano). Scene from act four of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Jūnidanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.6 x 16.5 cm. | Print shows the night attack on the villa and the capture of Moronō (Kira). Scene from act twelve of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Hachidanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.7 x 17 cm. | Print shows Tonase, Honzō's wife, and her stepdaughter Konami passing Mount Fuji on Konami's bridal journey to find Rikiya; many pilgrims are visible behind them traveling on the Tōkaidō Road. Scene from act eight of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Shodan 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22.1 x 16.9 cm. | Print shows three people (Lady Kaoyo, Moronō, and either Wakasanosuke or Enya Hangan) next to a large trunk representing the treasury. A scene from act one of the play Chūshingura or revenge of the 47 Rōnin.
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01
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    Nidanme 1 print : woodcut, color ; 22 x 16.9 cm. | Print shows, in the background, Konami sitting inside a building, probably meeting with her lover Rikiya, who is not visible, though the hilt of a sword can be seen through the opening, at center is Wakasanosuke sitting on a porch, and, in the foreground, Honzō, a samurai and Wakasanosuke's retainer, cutting a pine...
    • Contributor: Katsushika, Hokusai
    • Date: 1804-01-01