The Night Attack, Part 6: Offering Incense (Youchi roku, shôkô ba), from the series The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers (Chûshingura)

「忠臣蔵 夜討六 焼香場」

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 #50.16; Tanba 1965, #442

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.8 cm (10 1/16 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9389

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection