Act IV (Yodanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 四段目」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #52.04?

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 20.2 x 32.2 cm (7 15/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.897

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possibly from the series published by Maruya Seijirô? No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Watanabe
No blockcutter's mark

改印:衣笠、渡辺
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection