The Night Attack, Part 4 [sic; actually 5]: The Retreat across Ryôgoku Bridge (Youchi yon [=go], Ryôgoku hikitori), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 夜討四(=五) 両国引取」

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 #50.15; Tanba 1965, #441

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.1 x 35 cm (9 1/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.898

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.898, 21.9388

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection