Act IX (Dai kudanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers, a Primer (Kanadehon Chûshingura)

「仮名手本忠臣蔵 第九段目」

Japanese
Edo period
1830s
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yorozuya Kichibei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.9 x 36.8 cm (9 13/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.68

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga

香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift