Original woodblock print - Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900) - 'Chapter 33' - From the series "Fifty Four Loves of Contemporary Genji" - around 1884

Description
Original woodblock print - Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900) - 'Chapter 33' - From the series "Fifty Four Loves of Contemporary Genji" - around 1884
Good condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900) - "Chapter 33" - From the series "Fifty Four Loves of Contemporary Genji" - circa 1884

Title: no. 33 - Fuji no aruba (wisteria leaves)
Series: Fifty Four Loves of Contemporary Genji, series of 54 prints

There is no other Meiji woodblock-print artist who was specialised to the same degree as Kunichika in capturing the personalities and events of the Kabuki theatre.

Date: circa 1884
Publisher: Sawamuraya (Takekawa) Seikichi
Carver: Hori Gin (Asai Ginjirö)

Good condition, backed, discolouration at the top left, see photo 6, print slightly trimmed at the left side.
Measurements: 35.3 x 23.4 cm
Will be sent by registered post, with a tracking code, by Bpost.

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Material
Paper
Period
around 1884
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900)
Title of artwork
'Chapter 33' - From the series "Fifty Four Loves of Contemporary Genji"
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
35×24×0 cm
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