Series: Edo Era (1603 – 1868)
Category: Women Samurai
Accession Number: DFJN2020PRWS0008
Title (Original): 攻撃者との戦い
Title: Kōgeki-sha to notatakai
Translated Title: Fighting off Attackers
Artist (Original): 北斎勝鹿
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (1760 – 1849) (attr.)
Medium: Japanese woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and colour on paper
Publication Date: c.1830
Acquisition Date: 02 / 10 / 2020
Condition: Excellent detail. Two attached panels. Slight paper remnants on reverse at top edge from previous mounting. A few creases. Slight thinning spots (repaired).
"The print came from an old Tokyo gallery, popular with foreign clients during the 1950s and closed down after the owner passed away almost 50 years ago."