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In the Ryakuô Era (1338–42), the Forty-seven Retainers of En'ya Hangan Make a Night Attack on Their Sworn Enemy Kôno Moronao (Ryakuô nenchû En'ya Hangan keshi yonjûshichi-ki onteki Kôno Moronao youchi no zu)

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Triptych: 17.3209.72 (left), 17.3209.73 (center), 17.3209.74 (right) MFA impressions: 11.28715-6 (two left sheets only), 17.3209.72-4 (complete triptych)

Signed

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1839–41 (Tenpô 10–12)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T80

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 x 76 cm (14 7/16 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3209.72-4

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints