Kuniyoshi: Takeda Shingen confronts a malevolent red-eyed wolf. (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Title: Takeda Shingen confronts a malevolent red-eyed wolf. The puppies on his robe reinforce his youthfulness, and the wind intensifies the drama.
Date: c 1825-1830
Takeda Katsuchiyo Maru (Takeda Shingen) confronts a malevolent red-eyed wolf. The puppies on his outer robe only reinforce his youthfulness, and the wind reinforces the drama of the scene. Provenance: From the personal collection of BW Robinson.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Untrimmed. Backed.
Publisher: Kawaguchiya Uhei
Literature: LIsted in “Kuniyoshi: The Warrior Prints” , number S1a.4
Seal: Censor’s seal: kiwame
Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga