General Ôdera Attacking the Hundred Foot Cliff with All His Might (Ôdera shôgun zenryoku o furuite Hyakusekigai o shûgeki suru no zu)

「大寺将軍揮全力襲撃百尺崖之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #52, photo p. 100; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #67

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.9 x 72.8 cm (14 15/16 x 28 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.406a-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: 2000.406a-c, RES.23.261-3

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal: Gekkô

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection