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Nanbuzaka, from the series Twelve Hours of the Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Jûni toki Chûshingura)
about 1940 (Shôwa 15)
Artist Hasegawa Sadanobu III (Japanese, 1881–1963)
Shikishiban; 29 x 25.6 cm (11 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Not On View
Hasegawa Sadanobu III took this name in 1940 after the death of his father, Hasegawa Sadanobu II.
Konobu aratame Sansei Sadanobu (in block)
Artist's seal: Sansei Sadanobu
1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.
Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich