This painting is inspired by the legendary Samurai Miyamoto Musashi, known for his unique double-bladed swordsmanship and a record of 60 undefeated duels. Symbolic colors, treatments, and elements reflect the Japanese culture, from the flag on the background to the water dragon splashing the stylized waves. A glorious moment from the ancient past is brought back to life with color.
- The Samurai represent a culture of ethical virtues along with physical and spiritual strength shown here in red and blue hues.
- The colorful sword fight with the dragon depicts some amazing detail in the suit of armor. This combination of materials and shapes allow for maximum flexibility for the warrior.