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Actors Sawamura Tanosuke III as Okaru and Bandô Hikosaburô V as Hayano Kanpei, in Act VI, 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 3 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), 3rd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.9 cm (14 9/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.780

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints