Lord Yoritomo Is Rewarded by the Emperor for Subjugating the Heike (Yoritomo kô Heike tsuitô no zu)

「頼朝公平家追討之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshimune (Japanese, 1817–1880), Publisher Yorozuya Zentarô (Manzen)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.3 x 76.2 cm (14 11/16 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

00.1366-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1366 (left), 00.1367 (right), 00.1368 (center)

MFA impressions: 00.1366-8, 2009.5011.36a-c

Signed

Isshôsai Yoshimune ga (on each sheet)

一松斎芳宗画

Markings

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

改印:亥二改
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