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Act VIII (Hachidanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

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MFA impressions: 06.1084, 21.9380, 21.9381

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

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

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #50.08; Tamba (Tanba), Hiroshige Ichidai (1965), #434; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #273

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.1 cm (10 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1084

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints