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Act V of Chûshingura (Chûshingura godanme): Actor Ôtani Oniji as Ono Sadakurô

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MFA impressions: 11.2017, 21.6950 Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura Theater: Kawarazaki

Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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, 1794 (Kansei 6), 9th month

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 13.8 cm (12 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6950

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints