Act V (Dai godanme), from the series Newly Published Perspective Pictures of Chûshingura (Shinpan uki-e Chûshingura)

「新版浮絵忠臣蔵 第五段目」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1803–05 (Kyôwa 3–Bunka 2)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Iseya Rihei (Kinjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM Ukiyo-e 2005, #55; Hokusai: Bridging East and West (1998), #43; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 228, horizontal aiban #1.5

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 23 x 32.4 cm (9 1/16 x 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.122

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17614, RES.49.122

Signed

Kakô ga
可候画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund