'No dance', Japan, 1904. Artist: Unknown

'No dance', Japan, 1904. Artist: Unknown

2-365-389 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'No dance', Japan, 1904. The subject is Benkei and Yoshitsune. Saito Musashibo Benkei was a 12th century warrior monk who served Minamoto no Yoshitsune, a general of the Minamoto clan. Commonly depicted as a giant man of great strength and loyalty, Benkei is a popular subject of Japanese kabuki and noh drama. A print from Japan, its History, Arts and Literature, Volume V, by Captain F Brinkley, TC and EC Jack, 34 Henrietta Street, London WC2 and Edinburgh, 1904.

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  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
  1. Minamoto no Yoshitsune: Japanese: Soldier, warrior, military commander
  2. Benkei: Japanese: Warrior monk
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  1. F Brinkley: British: Author

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  1. 36 00 00 N , 138 00 00 E

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File Size : 51,228kb


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