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The Great Battle between Kai Province and Echigo Province at Kawanakajima (Kôetsu Kawanakajima ôgassen)

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Triptych: 00.1117 (right), 00.1118 (center), 00.1119 (left) MFA impressions: 00.1117-9, 11.38210a-c

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Kinugasa, Rat 4 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 4th month

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Ukiyo-e dai musha-e ten/The Samurai World in Ukiyo-e (2003), #I-208; Suzuki 1992, #172; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T284

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 75.7 cm (14 3/4 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1117-9

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints