Act VI (Rokudanme), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers, a Primer (Kanadehon Chûshingura)

「かなで本忠しん蔵 六段目」

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Kaei 7/Ansei 1), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.7 x 37 cm (9 3/4 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.60

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 11
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、寅十一
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift