Lot 227: A horizontal kakemono, 2nd half of Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Polychrome depiction of the Battle of Uji, highlighted in gold on silk. In the centre the generals Takazune and Kagesuiye on horseback, throwing themselves at the enemy, behind them footsoldiers. Inscribed "Toshinobu". Mounted on beige, brown and gold speckled paper. Occasional creases, minor insect damages in places. Dimensions 42 x 363 cm.
Condition Report: II -