Yoshifuji Utagawa, The Battle of Ichinotani, Warrior Print
Artist: Yoshifuji Utagawa (1828–1887)
Title: The Battle of Ichinotani
Publisher: Higuchi Gintaro
Date: late 19th century
Size: (L)36.9 x 24.5 (C)36.9 x 25 (R)37 x 25 cm
Original Japanese woodblock print.
|Artist Name||Yoshifuji Utagawa|
|Title||The Battle of Ichinotani|
|Subject||Samurai & Male|
|Dimensions||(L)36.9 x 24.5 (C)36.9 x 25 (R)37 x 25 cm|
|Condition Report||Light wear and soiling, horizontal centrefolds, colour partly running.|
A pupil of Kuniyoshi, Yoshifuji specialized in pictures of warriors and in so-called omocha-e (pictures of toys), the later earning him the nickname Omocha Yoshifuji. He also illustrated children’s books.