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Takagi Oriyemon

Takagi Oriyemon


Artist: Kuniyoshi, Utagawa (1797-1861)

Title: Takagi Oriyemon

Series: Abridged Stories of our Country’s Swordsmanship

Japanese Series: Hondo kendo ryaku den

Publisher: Kadzusa-ya Iwazo

Date: 1845-46

Takati Oriyemon is shown seated on a large rock with rope attached having just written an account of his defeat of a robber gang on the wall. Kuniyoshi’s print designs are characterised by the use of colour and narrative.


SKU: Japanese Prints 59 Category: