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Yoshitsune's Troops Descending the Cliff at Ichinotani (Yoshitsune no gunpyô Ichinotani sakaotoshi no zu)

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Triptych: 17.3209.39 (left), 17.3209.40 (center), 17.3209.41 (right) MFA impressions: 11.39559a-c, 17.3209.39-41

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on right and center sheets); Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga (on left sheet) 一勇斎国芳画 朝櫻楼国芳画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

NHK, Yoshitsune ten (2005), #184; Shibuya Kuritsu Shôtô Bijutsukan, Musha-e (2003), #73; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T65

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

17.3209.39-41

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints