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

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Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 11

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, 1854 (Kaei 7/Ansei 1), 11th month

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.7 x 37 cm (9 3/4 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.60

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints