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The Great Battle between Nitta Yoshisada and Ashikaga Takauji (Nitta Yoshisada Ashikaga Takauji ôgassen)

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Triptych: 17.3209.87 (left), 17.3209.88 (center), 17.3209.89 (right) MFA impressions: 11.38193a-c, 17.3209.87-9

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on right and left sheets only) 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1836 (Tenpô 7)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T37

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 x 76.5 cm (14 7/16 x 30 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3209.87-9

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints