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Object TitleOshu gosannen ki 奥州後三年記 下
Object Number:CG94-1-105
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Wood
Iconography:Battle
Soldiers

Description

Illustrated version of the "Record of the Later Three Years [War] of Oshu". Part 3. Paper scroll narrative with calligraphy and four pictures describing preparation for waging battles. Some interior scenes and outdoor scenes with fauna and flora.Scroll begins with loose-style calligraphy. Soldiers around campfire battle with horses; much blood. Wood scroll-ends to painting.

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