100 Aspects of the Moon #7, by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi: “Mount Inaba Moon” 1885, 12th month. This depicts the young Toyotomi Hideyoshi (then named Kinoshita Tōkichirō) leading a small group assaulting the castle on Mount InabaToyotomi Hideyoshi (February 2, 1536 or March 26, 1537 – September 18, 1598) was a preeminent daimyo, warrior, general and politician of the Sengoku period who is regarded as Japan’s second “great unifier.” He succeeded his former liege lord, Oda Nobunaga, and brought an end to the Sengoku period. The period of his rule is often called the Momoyama period, named after Hideyoshi’s castle. After his death, his young son was displaced by Tokugawa Ieyasu.

100 Aspects of the Moon #7, by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi: “Mount Inaba Moon” 1885, 12th month. This depicts the young Toyotomi Hideyoshi (then named Kinoshita Tōkichirō) leading a small group assaulting the castle on Mount Inaba
Toyotomi Hideyoshi (February 2, 1536 or March 26, 1537 – September 18, 1598) was a preeminent daimyo, warrior, general and politician of the Sengoku period who is regarded as Japan’s second “great unifier.” He succeeded his former liege lord, Oda Nobunaga, and brought an end to the Sengoku period. The period of his rule is often called the Momoyama period, named after Hideyoshi’s castle. After his death, his young son was displaced by Tokugawa Ieyasu.