Style: portrait painting
Technique: Oil painting on canvas.
Dimensions: 50 x 60 cm
Yamato-damashii (大和魂, "Japanese spirit") or Yamato-gokoro (大和心, "Japanese heart/mind") represents the cultural values and the qualities of the Japanese people. In this Asian girl painting, Yamato-damashii is represented in its feminine version. It shows the resourcefulness, intelligence, purity, and the resolute spirit of a young Asian woman.