Empress Jingu Kogo

by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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Empress Jingu Kogo by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Original Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) Japanese Woodblock Print
Empress Jingu Kogo

Series; Stories of a Hundred Heroes of High Renown, 1843 - 1844

Empress Jingu Kogo - Terrific portrait of the third century Empress Jingu sitting on a rock. According to legend, she led the invasion of Korea during her reign. She is dressed in the elegant attire of a man, wearing a fine robe over her armor and hakama pants, with two swords at her side and a fan in hand. A small bowl perched atop the rock holds two sacred jewels. An attractive depiction of this heroic female leader.

Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Image Size - 14 5/8" x 10"

Condition - This print with good detail as shown. Slight paper remnants on reverse from previous mounting. Slight creasing. Please see photos for details.

Empress Jingu Kogo by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Empress Jingu Kogo by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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