Japanese Woodblock Prints

Fire Breathing Dragon


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Artist – Yoshitsuya (1822 – 1866)

Title: Firebreathing Dragon

Circa: 1860

Image size: Triptych – 14.25″ x 10″ each sheet

Condition: Full size. Retains Japanese album backing paper. Horizontal centrefold to central sheet with minor paper losses. Minor marks and flaws. Generally quite good state.

Description: Minamoto no Yorimitsu exorcising the malevolent firebreathing spirit of Mount Oeyama. A magnificent supernatural design, reminiscent of Kuniyoshi at his best. Widely considered to be Yoshitsuya’s great masterpiece, even better than the serpent triptych

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Below other Woodblock Triptychs

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Unframed Original, Unframed GIclee