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Act XI, Part 1: The Night Attack Advances (Jûichidanme ichi, youchi oshiyose), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

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MFA impressions: 06.924, 11.2265, 21.9383, 21.9384

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

January 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; 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 #50.11; Tanba 1965, #437

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 35.8 cm (9 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9383

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints