Scenes from the Great War between Kai and Echigo Provinces (Kôetsu ôgassen no uchi)

「甲越大合戦之内」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Ebisuya Shôshichi (Kinshôdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 × 76.1 cm (14 1/2 × 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1297-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1297 (right), 00.1298 (left), 00.1299 (center)

Signed

Kinchôrô Yoshitora ga
錦朝楼芳虎画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Kinugasa
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、衣笠
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