An original American b/w press or still photograph of the Japanese actor Toshiro Mifune (1920–1997) in his role as Yoshi Toranaga (Lord Toranaga) in the NBC tv-series “Shogun” from 1980. Back with Toshiro Mifune's name. Photo size 23×17.5 cm. Frame size 43×33 cm.

Toshiro Mifune acted in 170 movies throughout his life. He is especially known for his work with the director Akira Kurosawa between 1948 and 1965, which - among other titles - resulted in “Rashomon”, “The seven Samurais” and “Yojimbo”. The later part of his life brought him the role as Lord Toranaga, based upon James Clavell's novel “Shogun” (1980).

Seller informs

This is an original b/w press or still photograph from 1980, which shows normal signs of handling.

Please note that Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers has not physically examined this item, the estimate is solely based on the seller’s photographic material. Therefore, we cannot provide a description of the condition, and it is not possible to request a report on the item’s condition.


Art, antiques & collector's items, 17 September 2020


1,000 kr.


Price realised

500 kr.  

One bid

When Bidder Bid
500 kr.