The Night Attack, Part 3: Achieving the Goal (Youchi san, honmô), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 夜討三 本望」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #50.13; Tanba 1965, #439

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.3 x 37.5 cm (9 15/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9386

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1078, 11.2261, 21.9386

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection