Act III (Sandanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 三段目」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #49.03

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.6 x 36.7 cm (10 1/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.96

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift