Kuniyoshi: Saitô Toshimoto Nyûdô Ryûhon (Sold)

Kuniyoshi: Saitô Toshimoto Nyûdô Ryûhon (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Title: Saitô Toshimoto Nyûdô Ryûhon
Series: Taiheiki Eiyû den (Heroes of the Grand Pacification)
Date: 1847

The great warrior hero Saito Toshimoto fighting his giant Orangai opponent. In the text above it states “They both were mighty warriors like a dragon and a tiger...”. Two fish defy the downward pull of the design.

Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Some trimming at bottom.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Yamamoto Heikichi (Ekyûdo)
Literature: See “Heroes & Ghosts” plate 75, page 93.
Seal: censor’s seals:
Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga