Artist: KIYOCHIKASubject: Lieutenant MitsataniSeries: Rikkai gunjin kômyô kagami (Mirror if Army and Navy Heroes)Signature: KiyochikaDate: January 1895Format: ôban, 23.3 x 36 cmMedium: Japanese Woodblock PrintCondition: Fine impression and color; trimmed, remnant of glue to upper and lower margins in back
Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915) was a Japanese artist, well known for his ukiyo-e colour woodblock prints and newspaper illustrations. The term ukiyo-e translates to "pictures of the floating world" and refers to a genre of Japanese art with a wide span of imagery such as kabuki actors, folk tales, landscapes, and even erotica. This movement was critical in forming the Western perception of Japanese art.
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