Archery practice by Chikanobu

$590.00

Archery Practice by Chikanobu

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Description

Artist: 楊州周延/Chikanobu 1838 – 1912
Original Japanese woodblock print. Printed in 1896.

A young boy is practicing his archery skills and has hit the centre of the “mato” which refers to a target used in kyudo and other Japanese archery arts. A colourful print depicting scenes from the peaceful daily lives of the upper-class people. The use of empty space within a picture is a Japanese aesthetic style which is evident in this piece. This Triptych has been glued to showcase the full view beautifully.

Condition: Some minor burns and stains and dirt. Please don’t hesitate to ask any further questions.

Triptych: about 37×73cm

Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg
Dimensions 45 × 6 × 6 cm
Era

1800s

Original/Reproduction

Original

Originating Region

Japan