Original woodblock print - Uknouwn - 'Shishi' 獅子 (Lions) - No 6 from the series "Kyoiku kunga” 教育訓画 (Educational Images) - 1886

Description
Original woodblock print - Uknouwn - 'Shishi' 獅子 (Lions) - No 6 from the series "Kyoiku kunga” 教育訓画 (Educational Images) - 1886
Reasonable condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Uknouwn - 'Shishi' 獅子 (Lions) - No 6 from the series "Kyoiku kunga” 教育訓画 (Educational Images) - 1886

There are several series of this woodcut
At that time, it was used as an animal picture book.
The lion's bone, the lion of the pair and child are drawn.

The version is written above.
Lion is one of the strong and brave beasts living in the tropics of Asia and Africa.
Therefore, it is called the king of beasts.
The body exceeds 56 shaku(1696.97 cm).
The appearance is very dignified.
Lion always cheat forests and grass fields and eat other animals.

There is a little dirt on the back.
Paper is stuck on the back to increase the strength.

See Kumon Museum of Chidren's Ukiyo-e: https://www.kumon-ukiyoe.jp/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=72

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Material
Paper
Period
1886
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Uknouwn
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
Animal
Title of artwork
'Shishi' 獅子 (Lions) - No 6 from the series "Kyoiku kunga” 教育訓画 (Educational Images)
Condition
Reasonable condition, see description
Dimensions
244×358×0 mm
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