The Battle of the Koromo River in the Ninth Month of 1062 (Kôhei gonen kugatsu Koromogawa kassen)

「康平五年九月衣川合戦」

Japanese
Edo period
1855 (Ansei I), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 × 75 cm (14 9/16 × 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

00.1307-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1307 (center), 00.1308 (left), 00.1309 (right)

Signed

Kinchôrô Yoshitora ga
錦朝楼芳虎画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 6
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、卯六
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