The Great Battle of Yamazaki in the Taiheiki (Taiheiki Yamazaki ôgassen no zu)

「太平記屋間崎大合戦之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 × 75.1 cm (14 1/2 × 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1294-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1294 (center), 00.1295 (left), 00.1296 (right)

Signed

Yoshitora ga (on each sheet)
芳虎画

Markings

Censor's seal: Rat 2 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:子二改
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