Nitta Sachûjô Yoshisada, with His Sixteen Heroic Retainers, Set Out from Hyôgo and Attacked Takauji's Force of Sixty Thousand (Nitta Sachûjô Yoshisada jûroku ki no eiyû to tomo ni Hyôgo omote ni shutsujin shite Takauji no rokujjûman ki to tatakau zu)

「新田左中将義貞十六騎の英雄と供に兵庫おもてに出陣して尊氏の六十万騎と戦ふ図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–41 (Tenpô 10–12)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Jôshûya Kinzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T78, and pl. 44

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 x 76.9 cm (14 7/16 x 30 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.3209.78-80

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 17.3209.78 (right), 17.3209.79 (left), 17.3209.80 (center)

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on each sheet)
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection