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Topic: warriors

1599
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1942
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Sumō

Sumō

Print showing scenes related to the Soga family.

Rajōmon

Rajōmon

Print shows a warrior fighting a demon, possibly Ibaraki, at the Rashomon gate.

[Preparing for the first battle]

[Preparing for the first battle]

Print shows a young woman arranging a warrior's hair prior to entering a battle. Title devised by Library staff. Adachi modern reprint (Showa). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Benkei to kodomo (ataka no matsu)

Benkei to kodomo (ataka no matsu)

Print shows the legendary monk warrior Benkei offering gifts to two children who have been gathering pine needles.

Toragaishi

Toragaishi

Print shows a woman standing and a warrior attempting to pick up a large rock.

[Soga Goro making puns]

[Soga Goro making puns]

Print shows one of the Soga brothers, Goro (Tokimune), dressed as a warrior surrounded by text containing puns.

[The black knight]

[The black knight]

Print shows a man, possibly an actor or a samurai, with sword, holding an umbrella, wearing a black kimono and geta.

Ōeyama monogatari

Ōeyama monogatari

Print shows at the top, two warriors setting out in pursuit of a young woman whom they catch up to at the bottom of the print.

Sanada no yoichi to matano no gorō

Sanada no yoichi to matano no gorō

Print shows two warriors fighting at night, with Sanata no Yoichi on top of Matana no Gorō, about to strike him with his sword.

Ichikawa danzō

Ichikawa danzō

Print shows the actor Ichikawa Danzō, half-length portrait, facing right in fan-shaped frame.

Ujigawa no senjin arasoi sasaki takatsuna

Ujigawa no senjin arasoi sasaki takatsuna

Print shows the warrior Sasaki no Takatsuna on horseback just offshore shooting an arrow during the Battle of the Uji River.

Ukie minamoto no raikō tsuchigumo henge taiji no zu

Ukie minamoto no raikō tsuchigumo henge taiji no zu

Print shows a house haunted by a large demon, a large spider, and many inanimate objects which have now come to life to disrupt a game of go between Minamoto (Raikō) Yorimitsu and another warrior.

Yodaime ichikawa danzō

Yodaime ichikawa danzō

Print shows Ichikawa Danzō I, a kabuki actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, holding a sword over right shoulder, possibly in the role of a samurai or as Shoki the demon queller.

Nidaime ichikawa monnosuke no soga no gorō

Nidaime ichikawa monnosuke no soga no gorō

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: one panel of a set of Hosoban Nishikie. Same print as 2355. Forms part of: R. Leicester Harmsw... more

Sandaime sawamura sōjurō

Sandaime sawamura sōjurō

Print shows the actor Sawamura Sōjurō III, full-length portrait, standing, facing right.

Sesshu hitsu shōki zu

Sesshu hitsu shōki zu

Print shows Shōki, the demon slayer, full-length portrait, standing, facing front.

Ushiwakamaru to benkei

Ushiwakamaru to benkei

Print shows the warrior-monk Benkei with a naginata (a long pole with sword-like blade) and Ushiwakamaru (Minamoto no Yoshitsune) holding a cloth over his head, causing Benkei to mistake him for a woman.

Nidanme

Nidanme

Print shows a young man (Rikiya) speaking to a young woman (Konami), they are observed by an older man (possibly Yuranosuke, Rikiya's father, or Honzo, Konami's father). Title and other descriptive information ... more

[Warrior archer]

[Warrior archer]

Drawing shows a front view of an archer wearing uniform with padded armor, sword, and carrying an unstrung bow.

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the house]

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the house]

Print shows a scene during the attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 rōnin, with three men engaged in combat inside a dwelling, disrupting a woman writing, and knocking down partitions.

[Warrior or nobleman archer]

[Warrior or nobleman archer]

Drawing shows a rear view of an archer with the elements of his uniform, from headdress to quiver of arrows, even the design on the clothing, identified in Japanese.

Tomoegozen yūriki

Tomoegozen yūriki

Print shows the powerful female samurai Tomoe Gozen on horseback disarming another warrior.

Ushjiwakamaru no takageta naoshi

Ushjiwakamaru no takageta naoshi

Print shows a cobbler repairing the young warrior Ushiwakamaru's geta.

Miura ōsuke yoshiaki [to] miurabettō  yoshizumi

Miura ōsuke yoshiaki [to] miurabettō yoshizumi

Print shows two warriors, one on horseback about to strike the other who is holding the reins of the horse and a pike with long blade.

Arashi kichisaburō no sutewakamaru

Arashi kichisaburō no sutewakamaru

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie, Osaka-e print. Formerly attributed to: Katsukawa, Shunsen, 1762-ca. 18... more

Shichidaime ichikawa danjūrō no shimizu no kanja yoshitaka

Shichidaime ichikawa danjūrō no shimizu no kanja yoshitaka

Print shows Ichikawa Danjūrō VII, full-length portrait, facing slightly left, sitting on a sofa, in the role of a warrior, wild-eyed and clutching a bamboo staff.

Kumagai Nnaozane to Taira no Atsumori

Kumagai Nnaozane to Taira no Atsumori

Print shows two warriors on horseback with bow and arrows.

Shinshō

Shinshō

Print shows a warrior climbing through a hole busted through a wall; above is a poem by Shunkosai, Hokushū.

Hōjō Yasutoki

Hōjō Yasutoki

Print shows the warrior Hōjō, Yasutoki sitting on a raised platform with three warriors seated before him; a servant presents a raised tray to the three warriors.

Seki sanjurō no umeōmaru

Seki sanjurō no umeōmaru

Print shows the actor Seki Sanjurō, full-length portrait, standing in a crouching position in front of a stone wall, with bamboo staff at his feet. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunke... more

Sanju hajinraku

Sanju hajinraku

Print shows a dancer performing the sanju hajinraku dance. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Gagaku. Format: Shikishi N... more

Yuki mitate shūka kasugaya tokijirō

Yuki mitate shūka kasugaya tokijirō

Print shows Kasuga-ya Tokijirō, full-length portrait, standing in the snow, as a warrior.

Hei shinno masakado

Hei shinno masakado

Print shows the warrior Taira Masakado, who called himself Emperor, full-length, standing, facing front, holding a banner with an image of a horse.

Rōri hakuchō chōjun

Rōri hakuchō chōjun

Print shows a warrior with a sword in his mouth, climbing netting above water, through a hail of arrows.

Tengu nado

Tengu nado

Drawing shows five vignettes, warrior on horseback, man with sword, warrior with large ax, figure upside down with long staff, and old man sitting, beating drum, with a man kneeling before him.

Iwai shijyaku no mukan no tayū atsumori

Iwai shijyaku no mukan no tayū atsumori

Print shows Iwai Shijaku, an actor, portraying the warrior Taira no Atsumori riding on horseback through crashing waves to escape the Minamoto warriors.

Tengu nado

Tengu nado

Drawing shows three vignettes, warrior on horseback, warrior with large ax, and an old man sitting, beating a drum, with a man kneeling before him.

Mimasu gennosuke no namiwa no jirosaku

Mimasu gennosuke no namiwa no jirosaku

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Imawakamaru to ushiwakamaru

Imawakamaru to ushiwakamaru

Print shows a woman, seated, holding an infant boy later known as Yoshitsune, and a young boy later known as Yoritomo.

Saga gorō mitsutoki

Saga gorō mitsutoki

Print shows Mitsutoki wearing protective padded armor from which several arrows are protruding, prostrating himself onboard a Taira ship. He is reporting to "Tomomori", "Emperor Antoku", and others during the ... more

Yamabayashi fusahachi

Yamabayashi fusahachi

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: one panel of a vertical Oban Nishikie triptych. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (L... more

Chūgoku nenga

Chūgoku nenga

Print shows a warrior or supernatural being riding on a tiger.

[Medieval costumes of Central Europe: fig. 1 Queen Clotilda; fig. 2 Maid of honor; fig. 3 Frankish leader; fig. 4 Frankish warriors; fig. 5 King Clovis; fig. 6, Charlemagne; fig. 7, 8 Prince & Princess; fig. 9, 10 Noble & wife; fig. 11 Leader under Charlemagne; fig. 12 Warriors; fig. 13 Bishop; fig. 14 common people; fig. 15-18 Frankish royal family; fig. 19, 20 Plebendary & nun; fig. 21 Citizen; fig. 22, 23 Norman king & queen; fig. 24-26 Norman nobles; fig. 27, 28 Norman citizen]

[Medieval costumes of Central Europe: fig. 1 Queen Clotilda; fig. 2 Ma...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyc. 1851, plate 21. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Relig. Clergy; Middle Ages; PI; France Hist.; Shelf.

Suma

Suma

Print shows a musician playing the koto, while a warrior sneaks up behind the musician, drawing his sword from its scabbard.

Hana noen shanaō

Hana noen shanaō

Print shows a person, possibly the warrior Ushiwakamaru as a young man, climbing a tree and using a stick to taunt anthropomorphic creatures who are picking up sticks to defend themselves; an old man is asleep ... more

Danshichi kurobee

Danshichi kurobee

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: one panel of a vertical Oban Nishikie triptych. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (L... more

Massasoit and his warriors

Massasoit and his warriors

Shows Massoit and warriors marching into the night. One of several illustrations showing early settlers of New England.

Kyudenmae no arasoi

Kyudenmae no arasoi

Print shows a confusion of men and horses passing in front of steps possibly leading to a palace during a horse show; some of the men standing on the steps are equipped with bow and arrows, and some of the men ... more

Jingū kōgō to takenouchi no sukune

Jingū kōgō to takenouchi no sukune

Drawing shows the Empress Jingū carrying a large bow followed by Takenouchi Tsukune possibly during conquest of Korea.

Chōhi (azana yokutoku)

Chōhi (azana yokutoku)

Print shows Zhang Fei, full-length portrait, facing left, carrying a staff, walking in snow.

Our women warriors / E. Johnson 1867.

Our women warriors / E. Johnson 1867.

Print showing a woman writing a letter for an invalid soldier resting on a bed placed beneath trees with tents in the background.

New York City - Our Indian allies - Sioux warriors making purchases on Broadway for themselves and squaws

New York City - Our Indian allies - Sioux warriors making purchases on...

Native Americans examining goods inside a shop on Broadway, New York City.

Montana - the Nez Percé War - incidents in the defeat and capture of Chief Joseph by General Nelson A. Miles Surrender of Chief Joseph and his principal warriors at General Miles's headquarters, October 5-6 / / from sketches by G.M. Holland.

Montana - the Nez Percé War - incidents in the defeat and capture of C...

Chief Joseph handing rifle to General Nelson Miles as a gesture of surrender.

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow drawn, about to shoot an arrow at a target]

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow drawn, about to shoot an ...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. Similar to FP 2 - JPD, no. 961, with fewer targets. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Mur... more

[Musha]taira no tomomori

[Musha]taira no tomomori

Print shows the ghost of Taira no Tomomori crashing through waves to avenge the Taira naval defeat by the Minamoto forces during the Genpei War.

Susanō no mikoto

Susanō no mikoto

Print shows Susanoo no Mikoto, the shinto god of storms, standing on the edge of a cliff, pointing toward the sea, with a woman on the cliff just above his right shoulder. Title and other descriptive informatio... more

Oda Nobunaga

Oda Nobunaga

Print shows Oda Nobunaga fighting with another warrior whom he knocks off a building into a raging inferno.

Tsuchigumo

Tsuchigumo

Print shows a man with a sword about to fend off an attacking "earth spider."

Gojōbashi no tsuki

Gojōbashi no tsuki

Print shows Minamoto Yoshitsune leaping into the air and throwing a fan in an effort to escape from an attacker at the Gojo Bridge in Kyoto. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-spons... more

Omori Hikoshichi

Omori Hikoshichi

Print shows the warrior Omori Hikoshichi carrying a princess who turns into a demon with horns in her reflection in the water as they cross a river.

Heishōkoku Kiyomori

Heishōkoku Kiyomori

Print shows Heishōkoku Kiyomori, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, holding a fan in raised right hand, looking across the sea at a rising or setting sun, with a young woman standing on the right.

Tada no manchū

Tada no manchū

Print shows the warrior Tada no Manchu on horseback shooting an arrow into a serpent or dragon in a river.

Inabayama no tsuki

Inabayama no tsuki

Print shows a warrior climbing Mount Inaba by the light of a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Tsuki hyaku s... more

Taira no Kiyomori

Taira no Kiyomori

Print shows the warrior Taira no Kiyomori sitting, holding a sword, has a vision of a demon looking through a window.

Ryūgūjō

Ryūgūjō

Print shows the warrior Watanabe no Tsuna, with bow and arrows, at the palace of the demon Ibaraki.

The Valkyrs

The Valkyrs

Women warriors with spears and shields on horseback in the sky, surrounded by hand decorated border.

Daimotsu kaijō no tsuki

Daimotsu kaijō no tsuki

Print shows a Musashibo Benkei praying to appease the gods and calm the rough seas so that his ship may cross Daimotsu Bay safely.

Ama no iwato

Ama no iwato

Print shows a woman, possibly Countess Kami dancing on an overturned washtub with a group of gods facing her and a large fire behind her; in the background a warrior (Tajikara-o(?)) moves the stone gate to the ... more

Two warriors in battle dress

Two warriors in battle dress

Based on hair style and head bands, appear to be Solomon Islanders. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Libr... more

Sioux warriors

Sioux warriors

Black Horn (seated) and James Lone Elk, both wearing headdresses and medals.