Another of Kuniyoshi’s prints. Sasai Ukon Masanao
Sasai was one of the Oda clan‘s samurai, and gained his fame in 1570. He was sent to interdict the Asakura army’s supplies from the shores near Mount Hiei. In a night raid, he confused the enemy, and loaded his ships with the supplies. While waiting for a ship to take him back to Oda, the armies of Asakura and Asai caught up with him him and killed him.