The Battle of Awazu, 1854

by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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The Battle of Awazu, 1854 by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Original Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) Japanese Woodblock Print
The Battle of Awazu, 1854

Comments - Interesting image of from Minamoto no Yoshinaka at the Battle of Awazu. The samurai has been hit with an arrow while trying to free his horse from the bog where it had gotten stuck in the mud. A dramatic depiction of this famous event, with fine detail in the armor, and an atmospheric night setting in the countryside.

Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Image Size - 13 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Backed with paper. A few wormholes, repaired. Slight toning, soiling, and creasing, slight rubbing at edges, paper slightly curled. Please see photos for details.

The Battle of Awazu, 1854 by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
The Battle of Awazu, 1854 by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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