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shungaisart - 1848 - Kuniyoshi - samurai woodblock print - death march - Taiheiki eiyu den

1848 - KUNIYOSHI - Samurai Woodblock Print - Death March

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Authentic original Edo Period Kuniyoshi Japanese Woodblock Print Picture

Artist:  KUNIYOSHI  UTAGAWA (1797-1861)

Date:  Edo Period, c.1848, 1849

Publisher:  Yamamoto-ya Heikichi

Title of series: Heroic Stories of the Taiheiki (Taiheiki eiyû den)

Warrior depicted:  "Sasai Kyûzô Masayasu enveloped in smoke by a volley of musket fire at the Battle of the Anegawa in 1570." courtesy of the Kuniyoshi Project.

Description: 100% Japanese genuine & authentic original samurai warrior picture by Kuniyoshi from 1848.  Excellent colors and impressions!  Condition is very good with minimal wear.  Some thin backing on reverse.  Please see and judge from photos.

Size of woodblock print picture:  24 cm x 35.8 cm (Oban size)


A classic samurai warrior picture by Kuniyoshi and one of the best from this series, illustrating that charismatic bravado, fight-to-the-death-at-all-costs temperament so beloved by warrior print connoisseurs!  The still-sharp colors and clean picture would make it a stunning sight should it be framed and mounted!



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