UH11011 Japanese album leaf painting of an unidentified warrior strangling a commoner, the warrior standing in a full suit of armor holding his captive by the neck and holding his short sword in a threatening position, the commoner bare foot and in simple kimono with a straw skirt, taking place at the seashore with a silver moon in the background, all painted in ink, mineral and gold pigments in detail on paper with speckled gold leaf mist. A puncture and tear on the warriors face, minor water stains and signs of wear.
7-7/8” High x 10-3/8” Wide. 18th Century.
Ex Collection: Charles A. Greenfield, New York.