Artwork Details for Kunisada 2 (1823-1880)- Kunimasa 3- Toyokuni 4 "Courtesan"


Kunisada 2 (1823-1880)- Kunimasa 3- Toyokuni 4 - Courtesan

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Courtesan
by Kunisada 2 (1823-1880)- Kunimasa 3- Toyokuni 4 - 歌川国貞(二代)

Artist:Kunisada 2 (1823-1880)- Kunimasa 3- Toyokuni 4 - 歌川国貞(二代)
Title:Courtesan
Series:Mirror of Lifelike Portraits of Beauties
Date:1868, November (this item: First/Early edition)
Publisher:Joshuya Juzo - 上重
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Oban - 大判, 25.6 x 36.8cm
Condition:Fine impression and very good condition. Rarely seen full size -- no margin trimming. Unbacked. No tears, folds, creases or foxing. Printed on fine washi. There is a mark below the cartouche but I think it is original to the print (not a later stain).
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:8344-Kunisada_2
Notes:This rare series was a collaboration between Kunisada II and Toyohara Kunichika. So far I have identified eleven prints from this series. This print is date "Year: Dragon, Month: November" dating it to 1868.
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