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Ronin Samurai Warrior
Japanese Woodblock Print Repro
Wall Scroll


Ronin Samurai Warrior - Japanese Woodblock Print Repro - Wall Scroll
105cm
41¼"
44.8cm
17½"

Approximate Measurements

Artwork Panel: 26.7cm x 42.6cm  ≈  10½" x 16¾"

Silk/Brocade: 35.8cm x 105cm  ≈  14" x 41¼"

Width at Wooden Knobs: 44.8cm  ≈  17½"

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Ronin Samurai Warrior - Japanese Woodblock Print Repro - Wall Scroll close up view

Close up view of the warrior artwork mounted to this silk brocade wall scroll

A very minor wrinkle has forced me to drastically discount this artwork.

This is a reproduction of an old Japanese woodblock print. I created a batch of these, but a few have a very minor wrinkle or two. I am slashing the price to less than half. This is a real bargain if you can ignore a minor flaw (I am really picky, as most people would not notice the issue).

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Feb 25th, 2017

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Gary's random little things about China:

Crossing the Street: Human Frogger in China

If you are from my generation, you may remember the video game called "Frogger". It involved crossing a busy road while narrowly dodging cars and truck, often both in front of and behind you at the same time.

Well you can play real live Frogger every time you cross the street in China. It is perfectly normal to cross a four or six-lane road, one lane at a time. You stand motionless on the white, dashed line between lanes as cars and trucks whiz by you on both sides with only inches to spare. When the next lane is clear, you advance (there is no retreat in this game, that could get you killed, since drivers in China would never expect that).

If you did this in America, drivers would come to a screeching halt and think you were crazy (they might even tell you so, using colorful words and hand gestures). It is simply a different culture, or rather a different way of doing things in modern Chinese culture.

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