Original Meiji era Japanese Woodblock Print
Series; Historic Outline of Wisdom and Courage, 1889
Historic Outline of Wisdom and Courage - Handsome image from a series depicting famous men from Japanese history and legend as examples of wisdom and courage. Some are individual portraits while others include nicely detailed settings. These interesting designs feature lively color and fine calligraphic line work.
Artist - Ogata Koichi (Meiji era) Image Size - 7" x 9 1/4" Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Backed with paper. Small V-shaped tear, repaired. Slight toning and curling, a couple marks. Please see photos for details.