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Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III) (1786-1865)

Prince Genji (Mitsuuji) and his numerous female attendants watching a cock fight.

Title: Toriawase no zu (Illustration of a Cock Fight)

Signature: Baichôrô Kunisada ga in Toshidama-Cartouche

Publisher: Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô)

Date: 11/1857

Size: Oban Triptych, 35 x 24 cm

Very fine impression of the print with brilliant colors, relief printing and metal pigments. Slightly trimmed margins , single sheets are not put together and are originally mounted. Very good condition.

Rare image of a cock fight.

Image in: Marks, Genji’s World in Japanese Woodblock Prints, Leiden 2012, S. 209, Abb. 211, Nr. G224.

€ 920,-