Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)Woodblock Prints Title:
Ichikawa Ebiz˘ V as Watashimori Tonbei and Iwai Kumesabur˘ III as Ofune1st Publication:
Oban Vertical Diptych; 9 3/4" x 14 1/2" for each panelDate of this edition: May 1850 Publisher:
Small loss in the lower right corner of a panel, else very fine. Excellent colors and impression, very good overall.Notes:
Although this could be a triptych, only these 2 panels are referenced in the Kuniyoshi project, visible HEREPictures:
Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.