The Battle of Kurikaradani

倶利伽羅谷合戦

Japanese
Edo period
about 1845 (Kôka 2)
Publisher Kagiya Hanjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T146

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 75.2 cm (14 5/8 x 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1089-91

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1089 (left), 00.1090 (right), 00.1091 (center)

MFA impressions: 00.1089-91, *11.38232a-c (deaccessioned in 2012)

Signed

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

Markings

Censor's seal: Fu
No blockcutter's mark
改印:普
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