mg02300-Kunisada - The Flowers of Edo-japanese-woodblock-print

Kunisada - The Flowers of Edo

Regular price
$270.00
Sale price
$270.00
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Kunisada 
other artist(s): Shigekiya, Kunihisa

Nakamura Fukusuke as Kinkanamono no Jingaro in Group 2. No. Mo. Ginza, from the series The Flowers of Edo Matched with Famous Places (Edo no hana meisho awase), from a collaborative harimaze series.

From a series by Toyokuni III pairing kabuki actors with famous areas of Edo and firemen's standards, done in collaboration with several different artists. Toyokuni III created the large actor portraits, while other artists such as Hiroshige II, Sadahide, Kunihisa II, Yoshitora, Kunisada II, Yoshitoshi, and Kyosai contributed the landscape designs and other scenes across the top. Each cartouche features the standard and lantern of a different fire brigade. 

Size: oban

Date: 1/1865

Condition: Very good impression and color, not backed.

Publisher: Katoya Seibei

http://www.kunisada.de/Kunisada-other-series/series195/series195-0.htm