Kuniyoshi: Warrior with raised sword

Kuniyoshi: Warrior with raised sword (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Title: Warrior with raised sword
Series: Mirror of Our Country’s Heroes (Honchô eiyû kagami)
Date: 1858

Yamaki Hangwan Kanetaka clenches his fist and raises his sword as he moves towards a diversionary helmet placed on a naginata point. Two arrows lie on the floor and one has pierced his lower garment. Smoke or wind has been indicated by light grey and brown streams wafting in front of the figure.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Kaga-ya Kichiemon
Literature: Robinson series S92.4.
Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga