Perspective Picture of the Downhill Attack at the Battle of Ichinotani (Uki-e Ichinotani kassen sakaotoshi no zu)

「浮絵一ノ谷合戦逆落之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about late 1780s
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Hokusai (2013), #7; Calza, Hokusai (2003), I.5; Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #110; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #4

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 38.2 cm (10 1/16 x 15 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.37

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Katsu Shunrô ga
勝春郎画

Provenance

1950, sold by Yamanaka to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 13, 1950)

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund and the William Sturgis Bigelow Collection