The Attack on the Moriya Fortress, from the series The LIfe of Prince Shôtoku (Shôtoku Taishi on-ichidaiki)

「聖徳太子御一代記」 守屋の稲城を責める

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840 (Tenpô 11)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Jôshûya Jûzô / Jûbei (Kinjûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S14.5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 36.6 cm (9 13/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1255

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent