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Having Achieved Their Goal, the Faithful Samurai Withdraw to Sengoku-ji Temple and Assemble There (Gishi honmô o tasshite Sengoku-ji e hikitori katame no zu)

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Triptych: 47.50 (left), 47.51 (center), 47.52 (right)

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on each sheet) 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata No blockcutter's mark Artist's seal: kiri (on center and left sheets only)

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich

Japanese, Edo period, about 1847–50 (Kôka 4–Kaei 3)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T210

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.9 x 73.4 cm (14 15/16 x 28 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.50-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints