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The Great Battle of the Minamoto and the Taira at the Palace of Suma in Settsu Province (Sesshû Suma no dairi Genpei ôgassen no zu)

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Triptych (three right sheets of incomplete pentaptych?): 17.3209.33 (left), 17.3209.34 (center), 17.3209.35 (right) This triptych is also known as part of a pentaptych published by Nishimuraya Eijudô, apparently from the same blocks with only the publisher's marks altered.

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga (on each sheet) 五渡亭国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1822–24 (Bunsei 5–7)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

King and Iwakiri, Japanese Warrior Prints (2007), #126 (pentaptych, Nishimuraya edition)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 x 75.8 cm (14 1/2 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3209.33-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints