Utagawa KUNIYOSHI, Yazama Shinroku Mitsuukaze, on one knee, holding his sword upright; he has a banner bearing a posthumous name, Sekisotei-shinshi Enlarge 1 /1

Utagawa KUNIYOSHI

Japan 1797 – 1861

Yazama Shinroku Mitsuukaze, on one knee, holding his sword upright
he has a banner bearing a posthumous name, Sekisotei-shinshi
1847-48
Collection Title: Stories of the true loyalty of the faithful samurai [Seichu gishi den] August 1847-January 1848 (Japan: Yebi-ya Rinnosuke)
Place made: Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, colour woodblock Acknowledgement: Gift of Dr Roderick Bain 1998
Accession No: NGA 98.38.5