Original woodblock print - Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) - Kabuki actor in the role of Adachi Takuro 安達多九郎 - Japan - 1859

Description
Original woodblock print - Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) - Kabuki actor in the role of Adachi Takuro 安達多九郎 - Japan - 1859
Very good condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) - Kabuki actor in the role of Adachi Takuro 安達多九郎 - Japan - 1859

Utagawa Kunisada, also known as Utagawa Toyokuni III ( 1786-12 januari 1865) was the most popular, prolific and commercially successful designer of ukiyo-e woodblock prints in 19th-century Japan. In his own time, his reputation exceeded that of his contemporaries, Hokusai, Hiroshige and Kuniyoshi.

This work comes in a beautiful paspartoe and is woodblock print on mulberry paper.


It is unknown whether there are several prints of the performance


The work will be packaged with care and shipped insured including track and trace

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Technique
Nishikie (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
Material
Mulberry paper
Period
1859
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)
Title of artwork
Kabuki actor in the role of Adachi Takuro 安達多九郎
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
36×25×1 cm
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