Beauty Struggling against Two Attackers

by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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Beauty Struggling against Two Attackers by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Original Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) Japanese Woodblock Print
Beauty Struggling against Two Attackers

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Beauty Struggling against Two Attackers - Intriguing kabuki scene of two men trying to carry away the beauty Otsu, played by Nakamura Daikichi III. She struggles against them, pushing one in the head and leaping on one foot as the two commoners grab her flowing kimono sleeves. An interesting design with expressive figures and soft shading in the background. The Boston Museum of Fine Arts has this image in its collection.

Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Image Size - 14 1/4" x 9 1/2"

Condition - With excellent color and detail. Some soiling. A couple holes, repaired. Please see photos for details. Good overall.

Beauty Struggling against Two Attackers by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Beauty Struggling against Two Attackers by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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