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49 Pages of Utagawa School: Samurai Warriors, 1830

Lot 0169
  • Artist: Unidentified Utagawa School
  • Subject: Woodblock printed book: Ehon Samurai Warriors
  • 49 illustrated pages
  • Date: 1830
  • Medium: Japanese Woodblock Print
  • Size: Each page measures 5 x 7 inches

    The Utagawa School was a group of Japanese woodblock print artists that become the most famous and successful print group in the 19th century. Well known artists Hiroshige, Kunisada, Kuniyoshi, and Yoshitoshi were all Utagawa artists. The founder, Toyoharu, innovated Japanese art by introducing a Western-style deep perspective to his designs. His students and followers learned from his innovative spirit and began to explore more specialized genres, such as landscapes, kabuki actor prints, warrior prints, and mythic parodies.

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  • Condition

    Good condition with some wormage.

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    49 Pages of Utagawa School: Samurai Warriors, 1830

    Estimate $150 - $200Dec 18, 2016