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Yoshikazu The Battle of Sesshuu Uji-river

Item No A1-96-172
Title The Battle of Sesshuu Uji-river
Artist Yoshikazu
Date 1855
Condition Hole,Trimmed,Tears
Size 72×35.5cm
Price $403.00

Birth and death date unknown.
Ukiyoe painter. Also referred to as Ichijusai, Issen, Issensai, and others as Gago. As a pupil of Kuniyoshi , he produced warrior painting, flower-and-bird painting, and illustration for Kusazoshi(=picture book). In 1848 to 1854 approx., he had a strong interest in the exotic culture, which encouraged him to produce a number of Yokohama-e . He is now considered one of the representative Yokohama-e painters along with Sadahide .