The Night Attack at Horikawa (Horikawa youchi no zu)

「堀河夜討之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1772–81 (An'ei era)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mueller et al., Competition and Collaboration (2007), p. 38, fig. 1; Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Ukiyo-e dai musha-e ten/The Samurai World in Ukiyo-e (2003), #I-59; Gookin cat. #110

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.9 x 26.2 cm (15 5/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4086

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Yoshitsune and Shizuka.

Signed

Katsu Shunshô ga

Provenance

July 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection