Yoshitoshi: Tokugawa Iemitsu
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Tokugawa Iemitsu
Series: Mirror of Famous Generals of Japan (Dai nippon meisho kagami)
Peaceful scene of the ruthless Tokugawa Iemetsu, grandson of the first Tokugawa shogun, and Ii Naotaka crossing a red bridge in Nikko. The clouds behind them have a western feeling. A thin layer of deluxe mica has been applied to this print.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Funazu Chûjirô
Literature: Listed in “Beauty & Violence” , number 27.21, page 118. Keyes number 334.21.
Signature: Ôju Yoshitoshi hitsu