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"Musha-e (warrior prints) by Kunisada“

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signature: Kunisada ga
Watanabe Tsuna, Usui Sadamitsu, Sakata Kintoki and Urabe Suetake
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1810
pub: Nishimuraya Yohachi
ref: N10

signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1812
pub: Nishimuraya Yohachi
ref: ritsu 002-1306

signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1812
pub: Nishimuraya Yohachi
ref: ritsu 002-1460

signature: Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1812
pub: unknown
ref: ritsu 002-1448

signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1812
pub: Ise Mago
ref: N43
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: unread
ref: N1
signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: unread
ref: N115
signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: unread
ref: N115

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Ichikawa Danjuro VII (on top), Matsumoto Koshiro V (left) and Iwai Hanshiro V as ???
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: unread
ref: ritsu 002-1664ff  (thanks to William Pearl for the advise)
title: Watanabe no Tsuna encounters Sakata Kintoki in Mount Ashigara
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Chojiya Kichi
ref: N97 (left); N153 (center), N115 (right)
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
武蔵坊弁慶 (left), 伊豫守源義経 - Iyo kami Minamoto no Yoshitsune (right)
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: unidendified
ref: N116, N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Ushiwakamaru and Musashibo Benkei in combat on Gozo Bridge
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Izumiya Ichibei
ref: L1,p.63
signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
Ushiwakamaru and Musashibo Benkei in combat on Gozo Bridge
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Omiya Heihachi
ref: N115
signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
葭萌関に張飛 馬超と戦う
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Moriya Jihei
ref: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Ushiwakamaru, the young Yoshitsune, is teached sword fighting by the Tengu king Sojobo
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N43 / L1,p.62
signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
Mukan-no-tayu Atsumori in the battle of Ichi-no-tani (left)
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Iseya Rihei
ref: ritsu (number lost), N86 and left N81
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
(Tsuna meets the apparition of Ibaraki at the Modori-bridge)
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Ezakiya Kichibei
ref: N121-64.824

signature: Ichiyūsai Kunisada ga
The fighting match between Matano Goro Kagehisa and Kawazu Saburo Sukeyasu, refereed by Ebina Gempachi
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: Kawaguchiya Uhei
ref: N3, L52, N83
signature: Kunisada ga
size: ōban (most probably one sheet of a multisheet composition)
heroe: Urabe Suetake
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: no seal
ref: N142
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: two ōban
heroe: Matano Goro Kagehisa (top), Sanada Yoichi Yoshisada
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1815
pub: unreadable
ref: RISD-Museum

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Kamakura Gongoro Kagemasa, Hachimantaro Yoshiie (1041-1108), and Torimi Yasaburo Shigechika fighting in Oshu
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N10

signature: Kunisada ga
Minamoto Yorimasa (1106-1180) killing the nue with Choshichisho and Ii no Hayata
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Kawaguchiya Uhei
ref: N10
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820
pub: Iseya Rihei
ref: ritsu 201-0993
title: Momotarō kaminari taiji (桃太郎雷退治)
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820
pub: Kawaguchiya Uhei
ref: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban (most probably one sheet of a multisheet composition)
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820
pub: unreadable
ref: N115
signature: Kunisada ga
size: ōban (most probably one sheet of a multisheet composition)
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1820
pub: Nishimuraya Yohachi
ref: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Kawazu Matano Akazawayama Sumo no Zu - view of the wrestling match between Kawazu and Matano at mount Akazama
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Iseya Rihei
ref: L52, p.?, N103
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N43
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Unno Tairo Harumichi fighting Gokyu no Kisanta
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N10

signature: Kunisada ga
from left: Raiko, Usui Sadamitsu (with lantern), Sakata Kintki and Watanabe no Tsuna
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: ?
ref: N57

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Kan´u aka (Azana wa) Unzo, Ryubi aka Gentoku and Chohi aka Yokutoku, heroes of The Romance of the Three Kingdoms
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Tsuruya Kiemon
ref: N10

signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Hirai Hōshō, Hakamadare Yasusuke
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Iseya Rihei
ref: L128, p125
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: ?
ref: N86
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825
pub: Kawaguchiya Uhei
ref: N3
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Bando Minosuke II as Watonai
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: 3/1829
pub: Joshuya Kinzo
ref: ritsu 002-0651
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
title: Kosei Chujitsu (loyalty) yoni (in this world) Kawaragun (Army name) to iu
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: ?
ref: N1
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
right: Kajiwara Kagetoki (梶原景時)
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: ?
ref: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1825/30
pub: Ezakiya Tatsuzō
ref: N1
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Kumagai Jiro Naozane (熊谷次郎直実), Mukan no Tayu Atsumori (無官大夫敦盛)
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1830
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi (?)
ref: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Yoshitsune - Night Attack at Horikawa
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1830/35
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N2
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
Sasaki Takatsuna and Kajiwara Genta Kagesue in battle in the Uji River
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1830
pub: Kawaguchiya Uhei
ref: N10

a musha-e as surimono
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
the chienese heroes Chang Fei, Liu Fei and Kuan Yu, taking their oath of loyalty
date: 1832, printed for the year of the dragon
ref.: N73, L52,p73 and Richard Illing

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
Ushiwakamaru, Bankei
date: c: 1835
publisher: Omiya Heihachi
ref.: N115
signature: Gototei Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1830/35
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N54
signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
right: Heishin Oshokado (?)
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1835
pub: Omiya Heihachi
ref: N115
right half of a painting (from the Tikotin Museum, Haifa)
Ino Hayata Tadazumi killing the Nue (the Nue, an imaginary animal, was thougt to be the cause of the illness of Eperor Konoe [d. 1156]).
Inscription: "Painting by Toryu Ko Sukoku dedicated to the Asakusa Kannon Temple, copied by Kochoro Kunisada"
Drawing ink and colour
Thanks to Theo de Kreijger for image and informations
the same scene as above executed as print
Yorimasa (left) and Ino Hayata Tadazumi killing the Nue
signature: Sūkoku Kō hitsu Kōchōrō Kunisada hen zu
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1840
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N3
signature: Sūkoku Kō hitsu Kōchōrō Kunisada hen zu
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1840
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N115

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
The wrestling match between Matano Goro Kagehisa and Kawazu Saburo Sukeyasu
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1840
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: L40, p.?, NDL
signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
Kumagai and Atsumori in the battle of Ichinotani
painting on silk
date: c. 1840
ref: L108, p.159

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1840
pub: Tsuruya Kiemon
ref: L77, p.?, N103

signature: Kōchōrō Kunisada ga
源九郎判官義経出陣図 - Minamoto no Kurō Hangan Yoshitsune shutsujin no zu - Picture of Minamoto no Yoshitsune’s departure for the front
size: ōban
censor: kiwame
date: c. 1840
pub: Yamamotoya Heikichi
ref: N115, L128, p124
signature: Kōchōrō/ōju Ichiyōsai/Kunisada aratame nidaime Toyokuni ga
Kamakura Buei Yoshi Kagami - Mirror of brave millitary guards in Kamakura
from right: Iyo-no-kami Yoshitsune, Udaisho Yoritomo-ko, Mikawa-no-kami Noriyori
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1844
pub: Fujiokaya Keijiro
ref: N81

signature: Kōchōrō/Ichiyōsai (oju) Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ?
date: c. 1844
pub: ?
ref: N115
signature: Ichiyōsai Toyokuni hitsu
Choki, the demon queller
size: ōban
censor: ??
date: c. 1847
pub: unread
ref: N58
signature: Ichiyosai/Kochoro Toyokuni ga
Yorimasa and Tadazumi kill the Nue as Ayome watches
size: ōban
censor: ??
date: c. 1847
pub: Yamaguchiya Tobei
ref: N14
Yorimasa (left) and Ino Hayata Tadazumi killing the Nue
signature: Ichiyōsai Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: Kinugasa, Yoshimura
date: c. 1847
pub: unidentified
ref: Geoff Dunn
signature: Kōchōrō Toyokuni ga
size: ōban
censor: ??
date: c. 1847
pub: ?
ref: N1
signature: Kōchōrō Toyokuni ga
Tomoe Gozen fighting Hatekayama no Shigetada
painting on paper
date: c. 1850
ref: L108, p.162
signature: Hanabusa Itcho ko (?) Toyokuni hitsu
size: ōban
date: 5/1854
pub: Kiya Sojiro
ref: N43

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