Yamamoto Kansuke overpowering a giant boar. From the series Ch?kô meiyo kijin den - Stories of remarkable persons of loyalty and filial piety, published by Iseichi in 1845.
Print size: 24.5 x 36.5 cm.
Fine impression, colours and condition: still lightly attached to the original sheet with handwritten notes by B.W. Robinson.
This very copy is illustrated in Robert schaap: Heroes and Ghosts, Japanese Prints by Kuniyoshi, p. 78.
A top-quality print with an impeccable provenance!