No. 9 (Daikyû), from the series Record of the Valiant and Loyal Retainers (Chûyû gijin roku)

「忠勇義臣録 第九」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–48 (Kôka 4–Kaei 1)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 34 cm (9 7/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.356

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.42942, 2010.356

From the same series as 17.3207.3 to .7, but apparently not from the same album.

Signed

Kôchôrô Toyokuni hitsu

香蝶楼豊国筆

Markings

Censors' seals: (Muramatsu, Yoshimura; almost cut off at top center)
No blockcutter's mark

改印:(村松、吉村)
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified