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Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III) (1786-1865)

The Kabuki Actor Ichimura Uzaemon XIII in the role of the tattooed firefighter, Omatsuri Sashichi, with a tobacco pouch around his neck.

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

Wood Cutter: Yokogawa Takejirô

Publisher: Kiya Sôjirô

Date: 10/ 1860

Size: Oban, 36, 6 x 25 cm

Very good impression of the print with brilliant colors, relief printing and some Mika, the wood grain is visible. Not mounted. Small slight stains, otherwise flawless condition.Rare series!

Cp.:MFA Boston, Bigelow Collection, Nr. 11.42846