Series; The Fifty-three Pairs for the Tokaido Road
The Fifty-three Pairs for the
Odawara: Minamoto Yoritomo and Hojo Masako, circa 1845 - Handsome scene of the young Minamoto Yoritomo paying a visit to his future wife, Hojo Masako. He stands in the entrance to the garden as an attendant greets him, the beauty smiling at his shyly from the porch at right. She wears a red kimono patterned with cranes in flight and tied with a green print obi. Snow blankets the pine tree and stone lantern in the courtyard. An attractive design.
Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Image Size - 13 3/4" x 8 3/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with nice detail as shown. Tiny repair. Please see photos for details.