A Great Battlefield of the Taiheiki (Taiheiki dai senjô): Kido Zenbei (R), Nishiki Musashi no kami (C), and Satô Kazue no kami (L)

「太平記大戦場」「木戸善兵衛」 「二色武蔵守」 「佐藤主計頭」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshikata (Japanese, active about 1841–1864), Publisher Kagiya Shôbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 76.2 cm (14 5/8 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

00.1383a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1383a-c, 11.39715a-c

Signed

Isshinsai Yoshikata ga (on left sheet only)

一震斎芳形画

Markings

Censor's seal: Dog 2 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:戌二改
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