Yamato Takeru and His Sword Kusunagi (Yamato Takeru no mikoto, Kusanagi no tsurugi), from the series Gekkô's Miscellany (Gekkô Zuihitsu)

「月耕随筆 日本武尊 草薙剣」

Japanese
Meiji era
1887 (Meiji 20)
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Takekawa Risaburô (Chikusendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25.4 cm (14 1/2 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.157

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich