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Nanbuzaka, from the series Twelve Hours of the Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Jûni toki Chûshingura)

「十二時忠臣蔵 南部坂」

Japanese
Shôwa era
about 1940 (Shôwa 15)
Artist Hasegawa Sadanobu III (Japanese, 1881–1963)


Dimensions

Shikishiban; 29 x 25.6 cm (11 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2061

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Hasegawa Sadanobu III took this name in 1940 after the death of his father, Hasegawa Sadanobu II.

Signed

Konobu aratame Sansei Sadanobu (in block)
小信更 三世貞信

Markings

Artist's seal: Sansei Sadanobu

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich