Yamaoka Tesshu (1836–1888) was a famous samurai of the Bakumatsu period,
who played an important role in the Meiji Restoration.
He is also noted as the founder of the Itto Shoden Muto-ryu school of swordsmanship.
Sorry I cannot make out what the calligraphy says.
- Hanging scroll
- Paper, Silk
- Late 19th century
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Yamaoka Tesshu 山岡鉄舟
- Title of artwork
- Calligraphy by Yamaoka Tesshu 山岡鉄舟
- Very good condition, see description
- 2.5×47.2×199.5 cm