Tsukioka Yoshitoshi


Individual Pictorial Biographies of the Loyalty of the Faithful Samurai: Otaka Gengo Minamoto no Tadao
(Seichu gishi meimei gaden: Otaka Gengo Minamoto no Tadao)

signed Yoshitoshi hitsu with artist's seal Kiri, publisher's seal Marujin (Maruya Jinpachi), numbered ju-hachi (eighteen), and combined censor and date seal Mi-ni, aratame (year of the snake [1869], 2nd lunar month, examined)

chuban tate-e 9 7/8 by 7 1/8 in., 25 by 18.2 cm

The ronin Otaka Gengo Minamoto no Tadao drinking from a ladle.

Philadelphia Museum of Art (philamuseum.org), accession no. 1978-129-163

price: Sold


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