The Great Battle at Ichinotani in Settsu Province (Sesshû Ichinotani ôgassen no zu)

「摂州一の谷大合戦之図」

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


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 × 75.5 cm (14 9/16 × 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1289-91

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1289 (right), 00.1290 (center), 00.1291 (left)

Signed

Ichimôsai Yoshitora ga (on each sheet)
一猛斎芳虎画

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura (on R; Muramatsu only on C; no seal on L)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松、吉村 村松
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