Ichiman-maru (Jûrô) and Hakoô-maru (Gorô) About to Be Executed, from the series Illustrated Tale of the Soga Brothers (Soga monogatari zue)

「曽我物語図絵」 「箱王丸」 「番場忠太」 「一万丸」 兄弟斬られんとす

Japanese
Edo period
about 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal [sic] ôban #46.04; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #412

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.9 x 24.1 cm (14 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.92

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2016.1372, RES.49.92

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Muramatsu
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift