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Act IX (Kudanme), 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

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #49.09

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 37 cm (10 1/8 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.99

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints