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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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #4.9

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22.3 x 32.2 cm (8 3/4 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.100

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints