Original woodblock print - Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) - Nakamura Fukusuke I as Sutewakamaru 捨わか丸 in the kabuki play "Konoshita Kage Masago no Date-zome" - Japan - 1855
Kabuki actor Nakamura Fukusuke I as Sutewakamaru
Venue: Ichimura-za (Edo)
Signature: Toyokuni ga (toshidama waku)
Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 9
Trimmed, both vertical edges and corners reinforced with paper strips. A small hole beside the lower right corner. Rich colours. Beautiful wood grain impression in the upper half of the print.
See Ritsumeikan University Collection: http://www.dh-jac.net/db/nishikie/mai04c22/portal/
- Original woodblock print
- Nishikie (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)
- Title of artwork
- Nakamura Fukusuke I as Sutewakamaru in the kabuki play "Konoshita Kage Masago no Date-zome"
- Good condition, see description
- 0.1×26×36.5 cm