Escaping from the Maw of the Tiger to the Lair of the Dragon (Kokô yokuryô no tame ni nogareru): Chôsakabe Nobuchika, Sengoku Gonbei, and Konishi Yakurô Yukinaga, from the series Newly Selected Records of the Taikô Hideyoshi (Shinsen Taikôki)

「新撰太閤記 虎口能竜(ここうよくりょう)の為めに遁る」「長曽我部信親」「仙石権平」「小西弥九郎行長」

Japanese
Meiji era
1883 (Meiji 16)
Artist Utagawa Toyonobu (Japanese, died in 1886), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Mus., Ukiyo-e sengoku emaki (2011), #77

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 35.6 x 47.6 cm (14 x 18 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.2930a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Toyonobu ga (on left sheet only)

豊信画

Markings

No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1950, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich