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Actors Bandô Hikosaburô V as Tonase and Sawamura Tosshô II as Konami, in Act VIII, from an untitled series of The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

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Signed

Kiô Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche 喜翁豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Dog 6 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Ko-Kin (?)

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1862 (Bunkyû 2), 6th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 26.1 cm (14 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.781

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints