ANDO HIROSHIGE
ILLUSTRATIONS TO FIDELITY AND REVENGE


Illustrations to Fidelity in Revenge
Chuko Adauchi Zuye

Date: ~1844-45
Publisher: Ibaya Senzaburo
Format: Oban Tateye
Number of Prints: 7/?14
References: Memorial Catalogue, Stewart

Stewart says that this set is probably complete in 14 prints.
Degener.com suggests that this set originally comprised of 19 prints.
The triptych was found at a dealers website and it's title suggests that it belongs to this series.


Ohatsu attacking Iwa Fuji in a garden
 
Thanks to Peter Gallagher for providing this image.

Gappo battling Saeda Daigakunosuke
Gappo Gatsuji

The boy Tamiya Botaro and his nurse Otsuji
Kompira Riseiki

Ishii Hyosuke battling Fujikawa Mizuemon near Kameyama Castle in the Rain
Kameyama Hanashi

The courtesan Miyagino talking to the young girl Shinobu (who is actually her sister)
Shiraishi Banashi

Miyamoto Musashi saving a woman
Ganryujuma
Miyamoto Musashi saves a woman in the mountains, later defeats his enemy Sasaki Ganryu.

Shundo and his enemy Kamura
Shundo Jiroza-Yemon, disguised as a beggar, kneeling, preparing to fight his enemy Kamura Uta-yemon, who is drawing his sword. Behind Shundo stands Takaichi Buyemon holding a closed fan, acting as his second.

Obi - Revenge of the Loyal Retainers (Chushingura)
Oboshi Yuranosuke in the center and Kono Moronao on the right.