Utagawa Kuniyoshi, ‘Miyamoto Musashi and the Whale Off the Coast of Higo (Kumamoto)’, ca. 1848, Ronin Gallery
Utagawa Kuniyoshi, ‘Miyamoto Musashi and the Whale Off the Coast of Higo (Kumamoto)’, ca. 1848, Ronin Gallery
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Miyamoto Musashi and the Whale Off the Coast of Higo (Kumamoto), ca. 1848

Woodblock Print
14 1/4 × 29 1/2 in
36.2 × 74.9 cm
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Ronin Gallery
New York
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Seals: Murata and Mera
Condition: Very good color, impression and state, light surface soiling

Seals: Murata and Mera
Condition: Very good color, impression and state, light surface soiling

Publisher
Kawaguchiya Shozo
Signature
Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Japanese, 1797–1861
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The son of silk dyer, little is known about Ukiyo-e artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi's early years, …

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The son of silk dyer, little is known about Ukiyo-e artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi's early years, though he is said to have shown remarkable talent from a young age. At age 14 he was accepted to study woodblock printing under Utagawa Toyokuni I and would become one of his most successful students. In direct contrast to …

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Utagawa Kuniyoshi, ‘Miyamoto Musashi and the Whale Off the Coast of Higo (Kumamoto)’, ca. 1848, Ronin Gallery
Utagawa Kuniyoshi, ‘Miyamoto Musashi and the Whale Off the Coast of Higo (Kumamoto)’, ca. 1848, Ronin Gallery
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About the work
Ronin Gallery
New York
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Seals: Murata and Mera
Condition: Very good color, impression and state, light surface soiling

Seals: Murata and Mera
Condition: Very good color, impression and state, light surface soiling

Publisher
Kawaguchiya Shozo
Signature
Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Japanese, 1797–1861
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The son of silk dyer, little is known about Ukiyo-e artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi's early years, …

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The son of silk dyer, little is known about Ukiyo-e artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi's early years, though he is said to have shown remarkable talent from a young age. At age 14 he was accepted to study woodblock printing under Utagawa Toyokuni I and would become one of his most successful students. In direct contrast to …

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Miyamoto Musashi and the Whale Off the Coast of Higo (Kumamoto), ca. 1848

Woodblock Print
14 1/4 × 29 1/2 in
36.2 × 74.9 cm
Sold
location
New York