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Act III (Sandanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers, a Primer (Kanadehon chûshingura)

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Signed

Keisai Eisen ga 渓斎英泉画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #299

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.9 x 38 cm (9 13/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.62

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints