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Act VI (Rokudanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

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MFA impressions: 06.948, 21.9378

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bell, Chushingura (2001), pl. 29; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #50.06; Tanba 1965, #432

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.8 x 35.5 cm (9 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

06.948

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints