A Swordsman

A Swordsman

Sohei, Yamaguchi, 1882-1961

A Swordsman
  • Series : Supplements of "The Complete Works of Chikamatsu Manzaemon"
  • Date : c. 1922-1926
  • Medium : woodblock
  • Item# : 121014
  • Condition : Light toning and foxing
  • Dimension : 15 1/4 x 10 7/8 inches
  • Illustrated : New Wave, pl. 207
  • Comments : From a set of 18 prints published as supplements to "The Complete Works of Chikamatsu", which consisted of 16 volumes, plus two additional images. Dimensions include printed background; image measures 10 5/8 by 9 1/2 inches.
  •  
  • Price : $100


About The Artist

Sohei, Yamaguchi, 1882-1961

Born in Osaka. Studied Japanese-style painting with Nakagawa Rogetsu. Exhibited in Bunten and Teiten. Specialized in historical subjects. Made newspaper illustrations. Actor prints published by Yanagiya of Osaka.** Taken in whole, or in part, with permission from: Merritt, Helen and Nanako Yamada. Guide to Modern Japanese Woodblock Prints: 1900-1975. University of Hawaii Press: Honolulu. 1992.

Learn More

More By Artist