The Treasury of Loyal Retainers: Act Eleven, Scene Three

Title

The Treasury of Loyal Retainers: Act Eleven, Scene Three

Subject

The Capture of Moronao by the 46 Rōnin.

Description

Nishiki-e (multicolored woodblock print)
Part of a series depicting the events of Chūshingura.
Japanese Title: 忠臣蔵: 夜打三 本望 (Chūshingura youchi san: honmō)

Creator

Utagawa Hiroshige

Date

Post mid-Tenpo era (c.1840)

Rights

Ritsumeikan University

Format

Large Size Woodblock Print

Files

Chushingura_Omeka.jpg

Citation

Utagawa Hiroshige, “The Treasury of Loyal Retainers: Act Eleven, Scene Three,” Japan's Samurai Revolution, accessed January 21, 2021, https://samurairevolution.omeka.net/items/show/2.