RARE - 1848 - KUNIYOSHI Woodblock Print - SAMURAI w/ Cannon
Authentic original Edo Period Kuniyoshi Japanese Woodblock Print Picture
Artist: KUNIYOSHI UTAGAWA (1797-1861)
Date: Edo Period, 1848
Publisher: Yamamoto-ya Heikichi
Title of series: Heroic Stories of the Taiheiki (Taiheiki eiyû den)
Warrior depicted: Ina-ue Daikurô Masatada in armor without a helmet, firing a small cannon.
Description: 100% genuine & authentic original samurai warrior Japanese woodblock print picture by Kuniyoshi from 1848. Very good colors and impressions. Condition is good with some wear and soiling; no major flaws to note of. Please see and judge from photos.
Size of woodblock print picture: 24.5 cm x 35.5 (Oban size)
A very rare samurai warrior woodblock print picture from 1848 by Kuniyoshi and arguably the best one from this series. Smoke billows from the samurai's cannon, making his skull-motif war flag all the more menacing (and cool)!
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