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Battle Scene from The Tale of the Eight Dogs (Hakkenden)

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Triptych: 17.3209.60 (left), 17.3209.61 (center), 17.3209.62 (right)

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on right and center sheets), Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga (on left sheet) 一勇斎国芳画 朝櫻楼国芳画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1836–37 (Tenpô 7–8)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Museum, Hakkenden no sekai (2008), #126; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T42; Zusetsu Nihon no koten 19, Takizawa Bakin (1980), pl. 21

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 76 cm (14 1/2 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3209.60-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints