A ronin (in feudal Japan) a wandering samurai who had no lord or master. An original antique print by the Japanese wood block print master Utagawa Kuniyoshi. This print of a warrior has been professional re framed with acid free matting and UV resistant glaze.
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)
Signed: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
From: Stories of the True Loyalty of the Faithful Samurai, Part I
(Seichû gishi den, 誠忠義士傳)
Publisher: Ebi-ya Rinnosuke
Description: Isoai Juroemon Masahisa wielding his naginata
Series; The Faithful Samurai (Seichu gishi den)
Reference: Weinberg, Kuniyoshi: The Faithful Samurai (2000), #I.40; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S54.40
Image size 14 1/4" x 9 7/8"
17W × 21ʺH Frame
Period:Mid 19th Century, 1847.
Style:Japanese. Edo period.
Condition: This print with excellent detail as shown. Stitching holes at side, small loss and slight thinning at edge, repaired. Creasing, slight toning and soiling, slight rubbing at edges. Please see photos for details--
Professionally framed with UV resistant glaze and archival grade matting.