Artist: Kuniyoshi Utagawa
Signature: Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, Kiri seal
Format: Oban tate-e: 36cm x 24.9cm approx
Subject: Genji kumo ukiyo-e awase - "Minori". (Ukiyoye comparison of the cloudy chapters of Genji - Minori #40) Taira no Tomomori in his death throws at the battle of Dan-no-ura (1185 AD). Seated against the huge anchore and plucking out arrows. See Robinson S45.40.
Publisher: Ise-ya Ichibei. Censor: Murata.
Date: 1845 - 46
Condition: Fine, Slightly trimmed at base.
Impression: Fine with bokashi.