Samurai Chasing a Bear and Throwing a Deer

by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

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Samurai Chasing a Bear and Throwing a Deer by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Original Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880) Japanese Woodblock Print
Samurai Chasing a Bear and Throwing a Deer

A Fuji Arts Special Offer Auction

Musha-e - Literally translated as "warrior pictures," musha-e became popular during the Edo era, depicting both samurai from myth and legend and historic figures. Subjects range from single portraits of famous generals to lively battle scenes filled with action, by artists such as Kuniyoshi, Sadahide, and Yoshikazu. Nicely detailed and colored, these great images are a nice choice for a collector interested in the warrior tradition.

Artist - Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Image Size - 14 1/4" x 9 3/4" + top margin as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Thinning at corner, repaired. Creasing. Please see photos for details.

Samurai Chasing a Bear and Throwing a Deer by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)
Samurai Chasing a Bear and Throwing a Deer by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

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