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Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798-1861)

Baba Nobufusa (1514-1578) is killing an enemy with his sword, while storming forward with his horse.

Title: Akashi – Baba Mino no Kami

Series: Wakan Nazorae Genji

Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga

Seal: Kiri-Mon

Woodcutter: Hori Shôji

Publisher: Ise-Yoshi

Censor’ seal: Aratame

Date: 9/1855

Size: Ôban, 36 x 24 cm

Perfect impression in very nice and fresh colours. Some tiny and restored holes at the left margin, lower margin replaced, otherwise very good condition. Robinson, Warrior Prints, p 88.13.