Artist: Kinoshita Daimon
Title: Champion Sumo Wrestlers, Takanohana and Akebono
Date: Late 20th century.
Champion sumo wrestlers, Takanohana (left) and Akebono who became the 64th "Yokozuna" champion wrestler. As Musashi-maru, he came from Hawaii. After some 80 years of absence, the Japan Sumo Association commissioned the making of traditional nishiki-e style woodblock printing to publisher Kyoto Hanga-in and artist Daimon in 1985. These and other new Sumo Nishiki-e are sold in Ryogoku Kokugi-kan in Tokyo.