Act VII (Shichidanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 七段目」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #49.07

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.7 x 36.9 cm (10 1/8 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.98

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: Mura
No blockcutter's mark

改印:村
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift