Act XII (Maki no jûni), from the series Stories of the Loyal Retainers (Chûyû gishin den)

「忠勇義臣伝巻之十二」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–50 (Kôka 4–Kaei 3)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.8 x 34 cm (9 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.69

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyôsai Toyokuni hitsu

一陽斎豊国筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark

改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift