scene: Miyamoto Musashi
demonstrates his sword style „Niten-Ichiryû
“ [„Two-Heaven-One(-Style) School“]
Beautiful sheet treating the subject Kendô
The sheet shows a scene from the play Katakiuchi Ganryujima
(revenge in Ganryujima)
in the Kado
theatre in Osaka.
At the right side Miyamoto Musashi
, played by the actor Arashi Rikaku II
. The warriors Shirakura Dengoemon, Rinzaemon, Murakami Genzo
are facing him.
Artist: Utagawa Yoshitaki
Format: Double sheet, each approx. 18 x 24,5 cm.
Year of publication: 1862
Condition: Slightly rubbed in places, corners are slightly soiled.
Colours: Very good.The image may slightly vary in colour to the original due to the photo/scan.