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Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797–1858

The Loyal League of Forty-seven Rōnin (Chūshingura), Act VII

19th century

Polychrome woodblock print

unframed: 8 7/8 × 13 1/2 in. (22.5 × 34.3 cm)
framed: 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen, Mr. and Mrs. Laurens Hammond, and Mr. and Mrs. Knight Woolley, B.A. 1917
1967.64.144
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1967 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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