Act IX (Kudanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers, a Set of Eleven Sheets (Chûshingura, jûichimai tsuzuki)

「忠臣蔵 九だんめ 十一枚続」

Japanese
Edo period
late 1770s
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #428

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.2 x 19.4 cm (10 5/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.21.420

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19309, RES.21.420

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection