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KUNIYOSHI - Japanese Woodblock Print Picture Book - 47 Ronin Samurai Classic

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Original and rare, Taisho Period Kuniyoshi Japanese Woodblock Print Picture Book (Ehon)

Artist:  KUNIYOSHI  UTAGAWA (1797-1861)

Date:  Taisho Period, 9th year, 1920

Publisher:  YOSHIKAWA Kobunkan

Title:  Seichu Gishiden (Stories of true loyalty of the faithful samurai) (these are woodblock print re-strikes after his famous series of the Edo Period)


Description: 100% Japanese genuine & authentic ukiyoe picture book from the Taisho Period.  Very good colors and impressions.  Thick woodblock print picture book, LOADED with great Samurai Ronin woodblock print artwork!  49 Ronin Samurai pictures in all!  Condition is good with some wear and soiling, few pages show some toning (light browning).  Please see and judge from photos.

Size of woodblock print picture book (closed):  24.3 cm x 16.6 cm x 1.8 cm thick

 

This is a fantastic woodblock print picture book full of Kuniyoshi's superb samurai artwork & his classic pictorial depiction of the 47 Ronin; many of which are highly entertaining action scenes.  Would make a great addition to any samurai aficionado's library, or to the fan of Japanese history, or any Kuniyoshi devotee!

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