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Great battle at Kanazawa (Komorogawa) stockade in Ōshu. Colour woodcut by Kunisada I, ca. 1833.

  • Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
[1833?]
Reference
36175i
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Description

With designs like this, Kunisada sought to compete (unsuccessfully) with Kuniyoshi's warrior prints

Great battle in which Kamakura Gongorō Kagemasa, fighting for Yoshiie, distinguished himself: he dominates the central leaf

Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], [1833?]

Physical description

3 prints : woodcut, triptych printed in colours

Lettering

Kōchōrō Kunisada-ga

Notes

Picture of the fall of the caste at Komorogawa (Kanzawa) stockade in Ōshu

Lettering note

Bears publisher's mark, censor's seal and set title

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 36175i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Japanese

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