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Act V (Godanme), from the series Perspective Pictures of the Storehouse of Loyal Retainers, a Primer (Uki-e Kanadehon Chûshingura)

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MFA impressions: 54.302, RES.33.210

Signed

Kitao Masayoshi ga 北尾政美画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, about 1791–94 (Kansei 3–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #185; Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #76; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1393; Ukiyo-e taisei 6 (1930), #23

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 30.9 x 43.7 cm (12 3/16 x 17 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.302

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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