Item #CL199-16 Right Panel From Triptych Of Kabuki Actors. Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1798–1861 Japanese.
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Right Panel From Triptych Of Kabuki Actors

1847. Colour woodcut, signed with artist’s and censors’ seals “Muramatsu, Yoshimura” in block centre right, 36.1 x 24.4cm. Perforations to left side of image.

Held in Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, with full description “Actors Bando Hikosaburo IV as Ichimonjiya Saihei [right panel], Onoe Kikujiro II as Okaru [centre panel], and Ichikawa Danjuro VIII as Hayano Kanpei [left panel], in The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers, a Primer (Kanadehon Chushingura).”

Utagawa Kuniyoshi was one of the last great masters of the Japanese ukiyo-e style of woodblock prints and painting. Ref: Wiki.

Item #CL199-16

Price (AUD): $990.00  other currencies

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