St. Faith's Street
Artist: Hiroshige, Utagawa (1797-1858)
Title: Act XI. First Episode. Ronin crossing a bridge on the way to Moronao’s mansion
Series: The Loyal League of the 47 Ronin
Japanese Series: Chushingura (16 prints)
Date: Edo Period
As the revenge plot unravels, the Ronin are pictured crossing a bridge on their way to Moronao’s house. The real plot was put into action on December 14th, 1703.