Merchandise NO 3-56          

Kaishu Katsu
Deishu Takahashi
Tesshu Yamaoka



       Signatureless Paulownia box

Kaishu Katsu (1822-1889)

He be Confucian in the Meiji Era from the Edo latter period.
The Kyoto birthplace.
The next child of Sanyo Rai.
The older brother of Mikisaburo Rai.
He died of 67 years old in 1889.

Deishu Takahashi (1835-1903)

The shogunate staff officer/gunnery scholar
in the Edo last stage-Meiji.
He was born in Edo in 1835.
He was the expert of the spear.
Tesshu Yamaoka was the husband of
his younger sister .
He died in 1903 at the age of 69.

Tesshu Yamaoka (1836-1888)

He was the politician in Meiji from the Edo last stage.
He was born in Edo in 1836.
Deisyu Takahashi was his brother-in-law.
He learned the kendo from Syusaku Chiba
and open the unsword style in the after.
He was related to the maintenance of public peace
of Edo with the Deisyu etc.
He died in 1888 at the age of 52.

Main Paper B=65.0cm H=128.0cm
Mounting Silk B=69.0cm H=191.0cm
Box Signatureless
Paulownia box included.
Condition is good overall.
with minor light spotting at main.
(But,they are not conspicuous.)