Act X (Jûdanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 十段目」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1801–02 (Kyôwa 1–2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #385; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #368.10; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 165.3.2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 25.3 cm (15 1/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1520

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper