The Battle of Kasagi Castle in Yamashiro Province (Yamashiro no kuni Kasagi no ishi-ie kassen no zu)

「山城之国笠城之石家合戦之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832 (Tenpô 3)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T19

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 77.4 cm (14 1/2 x 30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

00.1111-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1111 (left), 00.1112 (right), 00.1113 (center).

Signed

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

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

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