Utagawa Kunisada III, The War with the Western Nations

Utagawa Kunisada III (Hosai), 1848-1920

The War with the Western Nations: View of Shirakawa Port
(Saikoku senso no uchi: Shirakawa-ko no zu)

uncut fan print, signed Baido Kunimasa zu with artist's red Toshidama seal, the yellow publication seal with artist's information, right: gako (artist) Takenouchi Hidehisa (birth name) followed by address; and left with name and address of publisher Arai Kichibei: Horiecho Itchome Kyu-banchi, hanmoto Arai Kichibei, and with circular date cartouche at left, Meiji junen, shigatsu, yokka (Meiji 10 [1877], 4th month, 4th day)

oban yoko-e 9 1/8 by 11 5/8 in., 23.3 by 29.6 cm



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