Young Samurai Carrying Armor, 1865

by Kuniteru II (1829 - 1874)

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Young Samurai Carrying Armor, 1865 by Kuniteru II (1829 - 1874)

Original Kuniteru II (1829 - 1874) Japanese Woodblock Print
Young Samurai Carrying Armor, 1865

Comments - Interesting kabuki portrait of a young samurai carrying a suit of armor under one arm. He looks over his shoulder with a worried expression, his other hand holding his sword. He wears a kamishimo patterned with blossoms and leaves over a red print kimono, his hair pulled into a thick topknot tied with a white cord. At lower right, a blossoming shrub grows behind a bamboo fence. An expressive figure.Interesting kabuki portrait of a young samurai carrying a suit of armor under one arm. He looks over his shoulder with a worried expression, his other hand holding his sword. He wears a kamishimo patterned with blossoms and leaves over a red print kimono, his hair pulled into a thick topknot tied with a white cord. At lower right, a blossoming shrub grows behind a bamboo fence. An expressive figure.

Artist - Kuniteru II (1829 - 1874)

Image Size - 13 3/4" x 9 1/2" + top margin as shown

Condition - Good detail. Backed with paper. A couple creases.

Young Samurai Carrying Armor, 1865 by Kuniteru II (1829 - 1874)
Young Samurai Carrying Armor, 1865 by Kuniteru II (1829 - 1874)

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