Sasai Kyoso (No. 12 in the series "Biographies of heroes of the Taiheiki ro heroes of the sixteenth century wars")
Taiheiki eiyû den: Sasai Kyûzô Masayasu
Place where the work was made
woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
36.2 x 25.2 cm
Signature & date
Signed l.r., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga [picture by Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
Bequest of Ryder Walter Griffiths Swinson 1968
Not on display
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Heroes and Villains, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 May 2001–19 Aug 2001
Referenced in 3 publications
AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 6. cat.no. 1.24
Amy Reigle Newland and Chris UHLENBECK (Editors), Ukiyo-e to Shin hanga: The Art of Japanese Woodblock Prints, England, 1990, 146 (colour illus.).
B. W. Robinson, Victoria and Albert Museum: Kuniyoshi, London, 1961, (illus.). plate no.62