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"musha-e (warrior prints) by Kunisada“

 - battle scenes -

 

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new pictures: 08/07/17

 

new information: 09/28/05

to: Musha-e thumbnails

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early prints:

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N1

This print isnīt really a musha-e, all figures in the foreground bear actor names, but it shows a dramatic figthing scene.

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: 5/1815
pub: Moriya Jihei
ref: ritsu 100-5838ff

signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1810/15
pub: Kawaguchiya Uhei ??
ref: N115

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N1,N115

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date:  1811
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N121-11.40120a-b,11.40106a-c,11.40121

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Nishimuraya Yohachi
ref: N1

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815/20
pub: Nishimuraya Yohachi
ref: c+r: N2, l: N1

title: Minamoto Yoritomo Ko Fuji no Susono Makigari no Zu
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815/20
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N75

title: 青慕ノ駅御曹司乱賊切図 - Yoshitsune (Ushiwakamaru) Defeats the Bandit Kumasaka Chohan in 1174, When He Was Only 15 Years Old
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Enomotoya Kichibei
ref: N14

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820/25
pub: Ezakiya Tatsuzo
ref: ritsu 002-1414ff

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
The Battle of Dannoura in Yashima
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820/25
pub: Kawaguchiya Uhei
ref: N10
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
新板伊賀越道中双六
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820/25
pub: ?
ref: N10

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
the Soga brothers
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Ibaya Sensaburo
ref: ritsu 002-1498f, right: William Pearl

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: Omiya Heihachi
ref: N121-11.40074a-c

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: ?
ref: N1

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: Nishimuraya Yohachi
ref: N2 , thanks to Theo for the center sheet

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: unidendified
ref: N115

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: ?
ref: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban, one sheet of a triptych
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1830/35
pub: Omiya Heihachi
ref: N118

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
showing the battle at Mutsu Kiyowara in 1091 AD
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1830
pub: unread
ref: N10

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1830
pub: Tsutaya Kichizo
ref: N121-17.3209.33

title: Soga fuhangari no zu - Soga brothers
signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: ca. 1832
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N21

title: 安宅の関 - Ataka no seki - the gate of Ataka
signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: ca. 1830/35
pub: Tsutaya Juzaburo
ref: N115

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
Igaueno adauchi no zu
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c.1840
pub: Ezakiya Kichibei
ref: NDL

Hakone reiken ki no adauchi
signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c.1835
pub: unread
ref: N115

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
Takadachi Rakujo no zu - The fall of Takadachi castle (in 1189) / Iyo-no-kami (Minamoto) Yoshitsune with his retainers leaving the castle
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c.1840
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N81
signature: ōju Kunisada ga
size: ōban, one sheet of a triptych
censor: Waka
date: c. 1842
pub: ?
ref: N115

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1843
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N10

Shinrei Yaguchinowatashi - divine spirit of Yaguchinowatashi
signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: Fukatsu
date: c. 1843
pub: ?
ref: N115

signature: Kunisada aratame/Kunisada aratame nidai Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1844
pub: Fujiokaya Hikotaro
ref: ritsu 006-5026ff

signature: Kunisada aratame/Kunisada aratame nidai Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1844
pub: ?
ref: N119
signature: Kunisada aratame nidai Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1844
pub: Moriya Jihei
ref: N1
signature: ōju Kunisada aratame nidaime Ichiyōsai/Kōchōrō Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1845
pub: Tsutaya Kichizo
ref: ritsu 006-5029ff

signature: Kōchōrō Toyokuni ga
heroes: Imai Shiro Kanehira, Tomoe Gozen, Wada Kotaru Yoshimori
size: ōban
censor: Muramatsu
date: c. 1845
pub: Minatoya Kohei
ref: ritsu 006-5059ff

signature: Kōchōrō /Ichiyōsai Toyokuni ga
Battle of Toishi castle in Shinshu province in 1557. Warlord Takeda Harunobu, leading general Yamamoto Kansuke, his troops on the left
size: ōban
censor: Fukatsu
date: c. 1845
pub: Tsutaya Kichizo
ref: N81

signature: Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1845
pub: Ezakiya Tatsuzo
ref: N121-11.39068a-c

signature: Kōchōrō /Ichiyōsai Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1845
pub: Ebisuya Shoshichi
ref: N121-11.39076a-c

signature: Kōchōrō /ōju Ichiyōsai Toyokuni ga/hitsu
川中島大合戦 - Kawanakajima dai kassen - The Great Battle of Kawanakajima
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1845
pub: Tsutaya Kichizo
ref: N117
signature: Kōchōrō/Ichiyōsai Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: Watari
date: c. 1845
pub: unidendified
ref: N115

the battle of Igaueno
signature: Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: Murata, Mera
date: c. 1847
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N121-11.39070a-c

signature: Kōchōrō Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: 8/1852
pub: Tsutaya Kichizo
ref: privat collection

sorry, only thumbnail available
signature: Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
date: c. 1855
pub: Ebisuya Shoshichi
ref: N118

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