This modern reproduction poster of a woodcut print from the “Thirty-six Fashionable Restaurants of Edo” series shows actors performing plays outside a restaurant called Mukojima in the Eastern Capital of nineteenth-century Japan. The people watching and eating at the restaurant can be seen in the upper portion of the canvas. In this play, the Actor Nakamura Kanemon IV is portraying the famed sword master Miyamoto Musashi. He can be seen with the wooden sword, or bokken which the warrior Musashi fashioned from the oar of a boat on his way to a duel on an island.
Our high-quality digital file prints out on posters that go up to A1. That’s 59.4 x 84.1 cm! Epic wall art for your home.
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Original Type: Ukiyo-e woodcut
Poster: A4 to A1 sizing, gloss or matte finish