A Great Battle from the Record of the Ônin War (Ôninki ôgassen)

「應仁記大合戦」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Jôshûya Kinzô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.1 × 73.5 cm (14 5/8 × 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1303-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1303 (center), 00.1304 (right), 00.1305 (left)

MFA impressions: 00.1303-5, 11.41374a-c

Signed

Ichimôsai Yoshitora ga (on each sheet)
一猛斎芳虎画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、馬込
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock