Wada Koremasa and His Followers Rescuing Ashikaga Yoshiteru

by Toyonobu (1859 - 1886)

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Wada Koremasa and His Followers Rescuing Ashikaga Yoshiteru by Toyonobu (1859 - 1886)

Original Toyonobu (1859 - 1886) Japanese Woodblock Print
Wada Koremasa and His Followers Rescuing Ashikaga Yoshiteru

Series; The New Biography of Toyotomi Hideyoshi (Shinsen Taikoki)

Wada Koremasa and His Followers Rescuing Ashikaga Yoshiteru - Handsome design of Wada Koremasa, head of the Wada clan, rescuing the young Shogun Ashikaga Yoshiteru. He carries the nobleman on his back, a fierce expression on his face as he pauses to look over his shoulder. Two retainers follow behind, one shielding his eyes with his hand as he scans the horizon for enemies. The mountains are dotted with cherry trees covered with pink and white blossoms. Nice expressive figures.

Artist - Toyonobu (1859 - 1886)

Image Size - 13 3/4" x 18 1/4" + margins as shown

Condition - Excellent color and detail. Backed with paper. Vertical fold between panels. A couple small repairs.

Wada Koremasa and His Followers Rescuing Ashikaga Yoshiteru by Toyonobu (1859 - 1886)
Wada Koremasa and His Followers Rescuing Ashikaga Yoshiteru by Toyonobu (1859 - 1886)

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