The Great Battle between Nitta Yoshisada and Ashikaga Takauji (Nitta Yoshisada Ashikaga Takauji ôgassen)

「新田義貞足利尊氏大合戦」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1836 (Tenpô 7)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T37

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 x 76.5 cm (14 7/16 x 30 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3209.87-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 17.3209.87 (left), 17.3209.88 (center), 17.3209.89 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.38193a-c, 17.3209.87-9

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on right and left sheets only)
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection