That look.. One comes before the Lion roars.. for one last time.
oil on canvas
H 106.6 x W 152.2 cm
Signed by artist on the front
Available (10 signed)
donated by the Contemporary Art Society, 1986
Morihei Ueshiba was a Japanese martial artist and founder of the martial art of aikido. He is often referred to as “the founder” Kaiso or Ōsensei, “Great Teacher”. The son of a landowner from Tanabe, Ueshiba studied a number of martial arts in his youth, and served in the Japanese Army during the Russo-Japanese War.