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Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III) (1786-1865)

The Kabuki Actor Nakamura Shikan IV in the role of the worthless son of a Sushi-Seller and the heroic villain in the Kabuki Play „Yoshitsune senbon zakura“(Yoshitsune and the 100 Cherry trees)

Series: Shin butai isami no yakuwari (Dashing roles in new plays)

Signature: Toyokuni ga

Woodcutter: Yokogawa Takejirô

Publisher: Kiya Sôjirô

Date: 10/ 1860

Size: Oban, 36, 5 x 25, 2 cm

Very fine impression of the print, with good colors, visible wood grain and relief printing. Single sheets not mounted. Some very small stains, otherwise flawless condition. Rare series!

Cp.: MFA Boston, Bigelow Collection, Nr. 11.42849