Utagawa KUNIYOSHI (1798-1861)

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Kwanyu ( Chin. Kwan Yu ), the celebrated warrior who was deified in 1591 as Kwan Ti, the God of War. Shows the warrior standing on a partially submerged boat, far right, with his long black beard and carrying a huge halberd overlooking the river battle with the Seven Armies of Gi ( Wei ). Published by Tsutaya Kichizo 1854.

Very good impression, colour and condition. Full size. Signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga.

Status: Sold

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