Sasaki Moritsuna and His Troops Crossing the Inland Sea

佐々木三郎盛綱

Japanese
Edo period
1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), intercalary 5th month
Artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Japanese, 1839–1892), Publisher Enshûya Hikobei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.6 x 25.3 cm (14 13/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1392

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Ikkaisai Yoshitoshi ga
一魁斎芳年画

Markings

Censor's seal: intercalary 5 aratame [sic; no animal name]
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô
改印:閏五改
彫師:彫長

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