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Yato Yomoshichi Norikane


Item code : DUM218

Artist Kuniyoshi Utagawa
Subject Samurai & Male
Series The Faithful Samurai
Publisher Ebiya Rinnosuke
Format Oban (Vertical)
Size 23.8 x 35.6 cm
Date Mid 19th C.


Published in 1847-1848.

Yomoshichi was a son of Yato Chosuke who gave up joining the vendetta because of his illness. Yomoshichi took over his father's wish so as his mother wished. He was only sixteen years old and he enjoyed writing haiku poem in his personal life. 
(Based on 'The Faithful Samurai' by David R. Weinberg)



Condition : Good       Impression : Very Good
Paper trimmed. Some pinholes.