#29 - Kobayakawa Takakage debating with tengu on Mt. Hiko
Oban (9 3/4" X 14 1/4")
Embossing and burnishing; backed
In this design, Yoshitoshi portrays the tengu as a yamabushi (mountain warrior priest) who has appeared suddenly out of the mists - the swaths of gray that are obscuring the fearless General Kobayakawa and his frightened troops.