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Defense against several attackers

This picture shows a joung swordman who defends himself against several attackers.
Beautiful print!

Kuchi-e are woodblock prints which were printed especially into the front of (that is the mouth) of Japanese novels and literary magazines.
Produced around the turn of the century (1868-1912).
The word Kuchi-e translates literally "mouth pictures". One can also regard them as precursor of the later mangas.

Artist: Unknown
Format: approx. 19,5 x 27 cm.
Year of publication: around 1880
Condition: The sides are uneven and some parts show little crease marks. The lower right corner is slightly frayed.
Colours: Good and strong.
Kuchi-e are original woodblock prints who were manually produced in the tradition of the old Ukiyo-e.

This image may slightly vary in colour to the original - due to the photo/scan.
Article no.: 70581
approx. 100 grams
Quantity:  St
98.00 €
incl. VAT, additionally shipping