Hanging scroll - Silk - Samurai - Minamoto no Yoshiie 源義家 - with signature "Soseki Minamoto Masahiko" 蘇石源雅彦 - Japan - mid 20th century

Description
Hanging scroll - Silk - Samurai - Minamoto no Yoshiie 源義家 - with signature "Soseki Minamoto Masahiko" 蘇石源雅彦 - Japan - mid 20th century
Good condition, see description - 2.5×45.2×199.5 cm

Minamoto No Yoshiie (源 義家; 1039-1106), who was renowned for his martial skills,
was a Minamoto clan samurai of the late Heian period, and Chinjufu-shōgun (Commander-in-chief of the defense of the North).

Material of the roller ends: Wood with maki-e

The mounting is stained and discolored a little.

Lot details
Object
Hanging scroll
Technique
Handpainted
Material
Silk
Period
Mid 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Theme/ depiction
Samurai
Title of artwork
Minamoto no Yoshiie 源義家 - with signature "Soseki Minamoto Masahiko" 蘇石源雅彦
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
2.5×45.2×199.5 cm
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