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CDV of brothers Shimazu Hisaharu & Shimazu Tadakata

taken by Uchida Kuichi in Yokohama

CDV of brothers Shimazu Hisaharu & Shimazu Tadakata taken by Uchida Kuichi in Yokohama

CDV of brothers Shimazu Hisaharu & Shimazu Tadakata taken by Uchida Kuichi in Yokohama

[Japan]. Shimazu Hisaharu (1841-1872) and his brother Shimazu Tadakata (1845-1915). Hisaharu died suddenly of illness at 32 years old according to his family record, but in a letter from Saigo Takamori to Okubo Toshimichi, his cause of death is clearly described as, 'suicide by pistol.'

 

Yokohama. Uchida Kuichi. c1869.

 

9.0 x 5.5cm.

 

In very good condition. A little faded and some minor age wear only. Inscribed on rear.

 

nb32080010

 

 

CDV of brothers Shimazu Hisaharu & Shimazu Tadakata

Price: ¥132,000




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