(1839 - 1892)
Shirai Gompachi slashing an assailant by a fire
Woodcut in colours
Impression on Japan paper, signed Ikkaisai Yoshitoshi hitsu, from the series Eimei nijūhasshūku (Twenty-eight famous murders with verse), published by Sanoya Tomigorō (Kinseidō). Censor's seal aratame, Hare.
Sheet: ôban (355 x 245 mm.)
Reference: Keyes 183
Condition: small handling creases in the corners.