Kô Musashi no kami Minamoto no Moronao, from the series The Story of the Faithful Samurai in The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshin gishi meimei den)

「忠臣義士銘々伝 高武蔵守源師直(かうむさしのかみみなもとのもろなお)」

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.4 x 18 cm (9 5/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1712.1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The complete series: 47.1712.1 to .50.

Signed

Yoshitora ga

芳虎画

Markings

Censor's seal: Rat 5 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:子五改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Lucy Truman Aldrich