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Act I (Daijo), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #4.1

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 19.5 x 30.7 cm (7 11/16 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9392

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints