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Jô Shirô Nagamochi of Echigo Privince, About to Go to War for the Taira, Sees an Apparition in the Sky (Echigo no kuni no jûnin Jô Shirô Nagamochi Heike no saisoku ni shitagai shutsujin nasu ori kara kûchû ni kaii o miru zu)

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Triptych: 00.1120 (center), 00.1121 (right), 00.1122 (left)

Signed

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

Marks

No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, about 1849–52 (Kaei 2–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T240

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.7 x 77.2 cm (14 13/16 x 30 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1120-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints