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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 ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 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; 21 x 33.5 cm (8 1/4 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9380

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints