Original Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904) Japanese Woodblock Print
The 47 Ronin, Final Act: Lord Hangan's Tomb at Sengakuji, 1868
Series; Kanadehon Chushingura, 1868
Kanadehon Chushingura - Handsome woodblock scene from Yoshiiku's 1868 series based on the kabuki play "Kanadehon Chushingura," which tells the fantastic story of the 47 Ronin who avenged their master's death. This attractive series features the classic characters and scenes from this beloved tale, with lively color and the traditional black and white dogtooth ronin's border. An interesting early Meiji era series depicting this timeless story of honor and revenge.
Artist - Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904)
Image Size - 9 1/4" x 13 5/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with good color and detail as shown. A few small holes, repaired. Slight toning and soiling, a few creases and spots. Please see photos for details.