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KUNIYOSHI, Utagawa
(1797 - 1861)

Taiheiki eiyuden (Heroic Stories of the Taiheiki
no. 27: The hero Orio Mosuke Yasuharu

Signed:                   Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga, with kiri seal.
Publisher:              Yamamoto-ya Heikichi
Censor's seal:        Mera and Murata
Date:                       1848-49
Size:                        oban tate-e (c. 35 x 24 cms / c. 13 3/4" x 9 1/2")



Condition:
Very good impression and color; backed, slightly
trimmed, minor flaws; else good condition.



ref. no.:              # 743075
Reserved
Orio Mosuke Yasuharu (Horio Yoshiharu), in early youth, overcoming a huge wild boar, a feat which caused Hideyoshi to take him into his service.

Reference:
Robinson, "Kuniyoshi - The Warrior Prints"; 1982, no. S62.27, pp. 144-145.

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