Act IX (Kudanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 九段目」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #4.9

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22.3 x 32.2 cm (8 3/4 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.100

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

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift