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

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MFA impressions: 11.17604, 21.10257 (no publisher's mark on either)

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; 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, about 1806 (Bunka 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bell, Chushingura (2001), pl. 11; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #17.7; other prints in the series: TNM, Hokusai (2005), #s 167-170

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.2 x 35.4 cm (9 1/2 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10257

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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