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The Rising Sun Shogun Yoshinaka and his wife Tomoe Gozen
  • Yashima Gakutei
    circa 1786–1868, active 1815–1852
    active: Japan
  • The Rising Sun Shogun Yoshinaka and his wife Tomoe Gozen, circa 1820, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Katsushika nijūshishō (Twenty-four Generals for the Katsushika Group)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1568
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Literature

Color print of two men, the man in the left side of the composition is seated and holding a large, open fan that is decorated with an orange circle. The man in the right side of the composition is standing and holding a long sword in his proper right hand. Both men are wearing long, printed robes. There is calligraphy throughout the top of the print. Poems by Bunseisha Harushige and Bunrensha Takizumi.