Katsukawa Shunshō: A Night Attack at Horikawa (Sold)

  • Sold.

Artist: Katsukawa Shunshō
Title: A Night Attack at Horikawa
Date: ca. 1780s

Tosanobo Masatoshi on horseback rides into Horikawa Castle, arriving at a courtly scene replete with beauties. The castle is depicted with strong Western-style perspective.

Tosanobo Masatoshi on horseback attack Yoshitsune and Shizukagozen in Horikawa Palace depicted in Uki-e perspective. Horikawa youchi no zu ukie nimaitsuzuri

Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Some restorations, especially along margin.
Dimensions: ôban diptych
Publisher: Eiju-do (Nishimura-ya Yohachi)
Signature: Shunshô ga