Yoshitsuya (1822 - 66)

 
Yoshitsuya - The Bottom of the Sea at YashimaYoshitsuya - The Bottom of the Sea at YashimaYoshitsuya - The Bottom of the Sea at YashimaYoshitsuya - The Bottom of the Sea at Yashima
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Title:
The Bottom of the Sea at Yashima
Date:
1861
Size:
14.625 x 30
Medium:
Woodblock Print
Publisher:
Kagaya Kichiemon
Condition:
Fine impression and color. Backed, some minor losse to paper edge L & R sheets.
INV. #:
02196189
 
Portrays the death of Taira no Tomomori on the Ocean floor at the Battle of Yashima.

The large black seal is Yoshitsuya and quite possibly he kept it for himself.