Act III (Sandanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers, a Primer (Kanadehon chûshingura)

「仮名手本忠臣蔵 三段目」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #299

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.9 x 38 cm (9 13/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.62

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga

渓斎英泉画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift