Classic Fuji Arts | Switch to the New Fuji Arts Site!

Fuji Arts Japanese Prints
 Advanced Search
 Contact Us Help Register Login 
 
 
Home Meet Fuji Arts Tour Our Office Contact Us
Shop Fixed Price Shop Standard Auctions
Samurai at a Palace Gate by Yoshimori (1830 - 1884)

Item Number: 875693

Mail this auction to a friend You must be signed in to add items to your watchlist
Auction Type: Standard Auction
Auction Category: Meiji Era, 1868 - 1912
Item Number: 875693
 
Item Closed


Samurai at a Palace Gate by Yoshimori (1830 - 1884)

Original Yoshimori (1830 - 1884) Japanese Woodblock Print
Samurai at a Palace Gate

Comments - Terrific scene of samurai gathered at the entrance to a palace, the heavy wooden gate open as men stand in the doorway. A young warrior sits on a folding stool at right, a tasseled command baton in his hand, his robes patterned with the paulownia mon or crest of the Minamoto family. An attendant behind him carries a tall standard with the same mon. A cluster of elaborate battle flags and standards can be seen at lower left. An interesting and unusual composition with wonderful detail in the armor and battle standards, and fine expressive faces.

Artist - Yoshimori (1830 - 1884)
Image Size - 14 1/8" x 29" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Three separate panels. Horizontal centerfold. Small losses at corners, a couple holes, repaired. Slight soiling. a few creases and stains. Please see photos for details.


Samurai at a Palace Gate by Yoshimori (1830 - 1884)

Samurai at a Palace Gate by Yoshimori (1830 - 1884)

Auction Rules and Guidelines
This Auction Falls Under Our Standard Auction Rules and Guidelines
If you are a new bidder, please read the Rules and Guidelines page before bidding.
shipping info  |  privacy policy  |  help  |  contact
 
320 S. Main St., Suite B
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734.994.3335
classic.fujiarts.com
© 2016 Fuji Arts. All Rights Reserved