Chichibu Shoji Shigetada

by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

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Chichibu Shoji Shigetada by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Original Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880) Japanese Woodblock Print
Chichibu Shoji Shigetada

Series; A Mirror of Warriors (Musha kagami), 1859

A Mirror of Warriors - Handsome portrait from Yoshitora's 1859 series "A Mirror of Warriors" (Musha kagami), which depicts famous historical figures. These charming designs are attractively colored and detailed, featuring an assortment of samurai, princesses, and noblemen, surrounded by text and framed with a light blue border. A rare series in the yotsugiri or half chuban format. The first time we've offered these subjects.

Artist - Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Image Size - 6 7/8" x 4 3/4"

Condition - This print with good color and detail as shown. Stitching holes at one side, a few wormholes, repaired. Slight soiling at edges. Please see photos for details.

Chichibu Shoji Shigetada by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)
Chichibu Shoji Shigetada by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

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