The print shows a samurai
who is trying to bring his opponent to the ground using a "shoulder throw". Wonderful and very decorative Bujutsu
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada
, also knows as Utagawa Toyokuni III
Format: approx. 25 x 36 cm. (oban
Year of publication: aboout 1850
Condition: Good. The edges and the lower left corner slightly rubbed.
Colours: Strong and good. Kunisada
was, at his time, the most popular and most financially successful Ukiyo-e
This image may slightly vary in colour to the original - due to the photo/scan.