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1 Act V – Sadakuro attacking the old man Yoichibei
Hokusai
2 Onoe Eisaburo as Shirai Gonpachi
Toyokuni I
3 Left: Ichikawa Ebijuro as Yamagataya Gihei
Right: Arashi Tomisaburo II as a young woman of the Chigiri House

Hokushu
4 Umeomaru and Matsuomaru fighting with bales of rice at their father's 70th birthday celebration
Sadahide
5 Goyu – Porters crossing a bridge
Hiroshige
6 #55 – The Sumiyoshi Festival in Tsukudajima
Hiroshige
7 Mt. Rokuso in Kazusa Province
Hiroshige
8 Dragon and tiger
Kuniyoshi
9 Nissaka – Ronin receiving his child from the ghost of his murdered wife
Kuniyoshi
10 Ishiyakushi – Yoshitsune and Benkei under falling cherry blossoms at Suma after the battle of Ichinotani
Kuniyoshi
11 Woman helping a baby walk; hanaguruma (flower floats) in the background
Shunsho
12 Mutsuki (First month) – Genji with women and boys playing instruments
Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
13 (Ichikawa Ichizo III) as Teranishi Kanshin
Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
14 (Hakkenden Inu no Soshi), Vol. 33
Samurai holding a gun with his foot on a giant lizard

Kunisada II
15 Small portraits of three women
Shunga
16 Ichimura Kakitsu as Akazuki Hoshigoro
Shinagawa oki no kihan – Returning ships off Shinagawa

Kunichika
17 Left: Ichikawa Kuzo III as Danshichi Kurobei
Right: Nakamura Fukusuke II as Issun Tokubei

Kunichika
18 Ni – (Kawarazaki Gonjuro) as Ono no Sadakuro
Kunichika
19 #6 – Onoe Kikugoro V as Oniazami Seikichi
Kunichika
20 Left: Arashi Rikaku as Kishizawa Mimbu
Center: Kawarazaki Sansho as Matsuda Sammonnosuke
Right: Nakamura Shikan IV as Sato Masakiyo

Kunichika
21 Ichikawa Danjuro IX as Tomomori, Nakamura Fukusuke III as Suke no Tsubone, and Onoe Kikugoro V as Sagami Goro
Kunichika
22 #895 – Boy eats critters – A 15 year-old boy disliked cooked food, eating instead reptiles, insects, even rotten meat
Yoshiiku
23 #876 – Mysterious incidents – Every night stones strike, teapots fly and hotwater kettles are drawn toward the ceiling
Yoshiiku
24 Fortune telling for wood signs for the 30th day of the ninth month
Chikaharu
25 #11 – Hanai Oume stabbing Minekichi
Yamato Shimbun #263

Yoshitoshi
26 The spirit of the Komachi cherry tree
Yoshitoshi
27 Kiyohime changing into a serpent at Hidaka River
Yoshitoshi
28 Fire Brigade Festival
Shobogumi Hatsude Hashiko no Ri no Zu

Kunitoshi
29 Rabbits performing a ballad drama
Kunimasa (Kunisada III)
30 Left: Ichikawa Danjuro IX as Tokugawa Ieyasu
Center: Ichikawa Sadanji as Yuasa
Right: Onoe Kikugoro V as Nizaemon

Kunimasa (Kunisada III)
31 Yushima no kei – View of Yushima by moonlight
Ryuson
32 Ushijima in the Sumida River in Tokyo
Woman covered in mud frightens a man

Kiyochika
33 Kampeishiki Gyoku no zu – Picture of the Emperor at a military review
Tankei
34 Snow – Sato Tadanobu battling Yokugawa Kakuhan on Mt. Yoshino
Toshikata
35 Maeda Ka Hanei no zu – The Prosperous Maeda House
The Emperor and Empress attend a performance of the play Kanjincho starring the head of the Maeda family

Chikanobu
36 Onagare – Offering sake
Chikanobu
37 Tsuchi Ningyo Sai Kei – Craftsman making clay dolls
Chikashige
38 A dream in the hermitage
Gekko
39 Young women viewing maple trees
Azuma nakanokimi

Gekko
40 Chapter 41 – Maboroshi (The Wizard)
Gekko
41 Chapter 43 – Kobai (The Red Plum)
Gekko
42 Toyotomi Hideyoshi viewing cherry blossoms at Daigo Temple
Gekko
43 #5 – Port Arthur Harbor – The second attack on February 13, 1904
Koto

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