Kunisada: Surimono of Ichikawa Danjuro VII (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1864)
Title: Surimono of Ichikawa Danjuro VII
Date: ca. 1825
The actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VII striking a pose. He holds a large sword in his left hand and curls his right hand up in angst, perhaps holding a mie pose. This work can create a diptych with a surimono of Iwai Hanshiro V. Beautifully printed, with embossed patterns on all of the white areas. Surimono by Kunisada are very scarce.
Condition: Very good impression, good color and condition. Unbacked.
Dimensions: shikishiban (21 x 18.7 cm)
Signature: Gototei Kunisada ga