In the Conquest of Ôshû Province, Lord Minamoto Yoritomo Captures the Fortress of Takadachi (Minamoto Yoritomo kô Ôshû seibatsu Takadachi no shojô o kôraku su)

「源頼朝公奥州征罰高舘之諸城ヲ攻落ス」

Japanese
Meiji era
1868 (Keiô 4/Meiji 1), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Kuniteru II (Kunitsuna II) (Japanese, 1830–1874), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 4 (1977), pp. 80-1; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 2 (1935), color insert between pp. 76-7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 x 74.8 cm (14 7/16 x 29 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.91.395a-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: 11.36870a-c, RES.91.395a-c

Signed

Ôkô Kuniteru hitsu (on right and left sheets); Yôsai Kuniteru ga (on center sheet)

應好国輝画 曜斎国輝画

Markings

Censor's seal: Dragon 8 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô

改印:辰八改
彫師:彫長

Credit Line

Gift of Miss H. Louisa Brown