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Act VII (Shichidanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

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MFA impressions: 06.518, 21.9379

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

Herwig, Heroes of the Kabuki Stage (2004), #16.12; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #50.07; Tanba 1965, #433

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.9 x 35.4 cm (9 7/16 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.518

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints