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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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
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.