The Great Battle between the Minamoto and the Taira at Yashima (Genpei Yashima ôgassen)

「源平八嶋大合戦」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–41 (Tenpô 10–12)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Kawaguchiya Uhei (Fukusendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T68

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 76.1 cm (14 1/2 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3209.24-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 17.3209.24 (right), 17.3209.25 (left), 17.3209.26 (center)

Signed

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

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection