Cuemars

Ukiyo-e Japanese print - Kumasaka

£15
  • Japanese woodblock print
  • By Japanese artist Yoshitoshi Tsukioka
  • Size A3 (297 mm x 420mm / 11,7 x 16,5 inch.)
  • Printed in London on textured natural white paper 180 gsm.
  • White border of roughly 1 cm

 

DESCRIPTION:

Created by one of the greatest masters of the ukiyo-e art, Yoshitoshi Tsukioka, this reproduction of a Japanese woodblock print was part of Yoshitoshi's most popular series, 'One hundred aspects of the moon'.

This print illustrates Kumasaka Chohan, an outlaw priest and the ringleader of a band of thieves. One night, he is defeated by a young warrior called Minamoto no Yoshitsune. The story became the subject of a Noh play called 'Kumasaka' and in this print, Yoshitoshi portrays the actor playing Kumasaka in full Noh costume striking a dramatic pose. 

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DIMENSIONS:

Paper Size: A3 (297 mm x 420 mm).

 

FRAMING

The print is sold unframed, however we can frame it for you in a natural, white or black 400 mm x 500 mm wooden frame option available at an additional £30.

Important: Framed artwork will only be available for pick up only. 

The black frame comes with black background paper.

The natural frame comes with an ecru background paper.

The white frame comes with a white background paper. 

How do I purchase a framed print?

- Send us an e-mail to info@cuemars.com or DM us on Instagram with the print that you would like to purchase and the colour of the frame.

- We will send you a link for the payment and will arrange a suitable date and time for collection at our 91 Brick Lane shop.

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