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The Night Attack of the Forty-seven Rônin (Yonjûshichi ki youchi)

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Triptych: 21.7604 (left), 21.7605 (center), 21.7606 (right)

Signed

Hiroshige ga (on left sheet only) 広重画

Provenance

1913, 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal ôban triptych #5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban triptych; 26.5 x 113.3 cm (10 7/16 x 44 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7604-6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints