MIZUNO Toshikata -- "Samurai with Long Bow"

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Artist MIZUNO, Toshikata
Title "Samurai with Long Bow"
(given name)
Date 1899
Series Likely "Bungei Kurabu" (literary magazine)
Publisher unk
Seal, Carver/Printer unk
Image Size 8 5/8 x 11 1/2
Impression Very Fine. Nicely executed "bokashi" shading; "burnishing" to black areas; highly detailed, crisp lines.
Condition Excellent. Strong colors.
(No flaws noted. Two folds typical of all "kuchi-e".)
Reference/Illus See Article #10: "Kuchi-e," or Literary Magazine Frontispieces.
Comments Samurai preparing to aim his long bow at enemy.
Item # EG-047
Price $295 (Sold/SK)