MFA impressions: 11.17584 (Izumiya), 11.26608 (no publisher's mark), 21.10258 (Izumiya) From the second edition, published by Izumiya Ichibei, of a series first published by Tsuruya Kinsuke.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, about 1806 (Bunka 3)
Bell, Chushingura (2001), pl. 12; Hokusai: Bridging East and West (1998), #55; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #17.8; other prints in the series: TNM, Hokusai (2005), #s 167-170
Horizontal ôban; 25.6 x 37.9 cm (10 1/16 x 14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper