KUNIYOSHI UTAGAWA Japanese Woodblock Print Reprint MIYAMOTOMUSASHI KUJIRATAIJI. Picture frame is not included. It is an ukiyoe depicting Musashi Miyamoto, an expert swordsman in the early Edo period, based on the legend of whale extermination. A giant whale lying in a row of three. The surface of the sea is raging to the point where you lose your sense of balance, while the sky cut off at the top right corner of the screen is covered with dark clouds, but Musashi’s face on the back of the whale has no shadow and is full of confidence. 36.8 × 78.0 cm. Explanation in Japanese and English. Kuniyoshi Utagawa was an ukiyo-e artist who was active at the end of the Edo period. Because of his unique style, he is called “fantasy painter” and has recently been gaining popularity among a wide range of people. In the rankings of Ukiyoe artists at that time, Hiroshige, a Ukiyoe landscape painter, was named Kuniyoshi, a Mushae painter. His works full of rebellious and satirical spirit were overwhelmingly supported by people at that time, and many disciples gathered to form the largest faction of Ukiyoe artists. The genealogy includes Japanese painters in the Showa period. It will arrive in 3 -7 days. International Buyers – Please Note. The item “KUNIYOSHI UTAGAWA Japanese Woodblock Print Reprint MIYAMOTOMUSASHI KUJIRATAIJI” is in sale since Sunday, February 9, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints”. The seller is “psychedelic0327″ and is located in gifu. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Paintings
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Primary Material: Washi Paper
- Original/Reproduction: Vintage Original
- Color: Multi-Color
- Featured Refinements: Japanese Woodblock Print