Original Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) Japanese Woodblock Print
Yomogiu (Wormwood Patch), Chapter 15
Series; Ukiyo-e Comparisons of the Cloudy Chapters of Genji, 1845 - 1846
Yomogiu (Wormwood Patch), Chapter 15 - Interesting scene of the young Hisamatsu and his companion stopping for a break while traveling. The elderly Yamazaki no Kyusaku sits on the ground beside him, hunched forward with his hands against his knees. Cloth-wrapped parcels and a rolled up straw mat with a blossoming plum branch stuck in it lie on the ground nearby.
Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Image Size - 13 7/8" x 9" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Slight toning and soiling, slight rubbing at edges. Some prints have stitching holes at side or a few wormholes, repaired. Please see photos for details.