Utagawa Kunisada (Tokyo 1786 - Tokyo 1864)
Woodblock print, by Kunisada (d.1864), early 19th century original, interior scene of swordsman with cabinet in background, in plain black wood frame.
Armstrong collection. Transferred by the Treasury to The National Trust in 1977 via the National Land Fund, aided by 3rd Baron Armstrong of Bamburgh and Cragside (1919 - 1987).
Makers and roles
Utagawa Kunisada (Tokyo 1786 - Tokyo 1864), artist