At the Battle of Fujikawa, Sarunosuke Makes a Name for Himself in His First Battle, 1847 - 1852

by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

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At the Battle of Fujikawa, Sarunosuke Makes a Name for Himself in His First Battle, 1847 - 1852 by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Original Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880) Japanese Woodblock Print
At the Battle of Fujikawa, Sarunosuke Makes a Name for Himself in His First Battle, 1847 - 1852

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At the Battle of Fujikawa, Sarunosuke Makes a Name for Himself in His First Battle, 1847 - 1852 - Interesting triptych of the young Toyotomi no Hideyoshi, named Sarunosuke in his youth, presenting the gruesome decapitated heads of three enemies to a daimyo after the Battle of Fujikawa. Dressed in full armor, the warriors kneel on a beach at the water's edge, the three heads displayed on small wooden platforms with identification tags attached. The general sits on a folding stool at right wearing an impressive horned helmet topped with a dragon. The retainers surrounding him gesture excitedly towards the war trophies. A nice subject for a collector interested in the samurai tradition.

Artist - Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Image Size - 14 1/4" x 29 3/8"

Condition - This print with nice detail as shown. Three separate panels, backed with paper. Vertical folds. Small losses and wormholes, repaired. Curling, rubbing, staining. Please see photos for details.

At the Battle of Fujikawa, Sarunosuke Makes a Name for Himself in His First Battle, 1847 - 1852 by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)
At the Battle of Fujikawa, Sarunosuke Makes a Name for Himself in His First Battle, 1847 - 1852 by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

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