Katsukawa Shunshō: A Night Attack at Horikawa
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