The Renown of Each of the Loyal Samurai (Gishi meimei kômei no zu)

「義士銘々功名之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Kobayashi Tetsujirô (Maruya Tetsujirô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 × 75.1 cm (14 9/16 × 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1271a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1271a-c, 11.41396a-c

Signed

Kinchôrô Yoshitora ga (on each sheet)
錦朝楼芳虎画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu
No blockcutter's mark
改印:福、村松
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock