Kunichika: Bloodied but unbowed

Kunichika: Bloodied but unbowed (Sold)

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Artist: Toyohara Kunichika
Title: Bloodied but unbowed
Series: Baiko Hyakushu (One Hundred Roles of Baiko)
Date: 1894

The actor Onoe Kikugorô V as Yamamoto Kansuke looks left using is one good eye. Blood drips from many wounds, and arrows pierce his body. Above is Ichikawa Sadanji I as Ushikubo Daizô at a less bloody moment. Pictured in Time present and time past: Images of a forgotten master (Toyohara Kunichika 1835-1900), figure 110, page 132.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Fukuda Kumajirô and Gusokuya Kahei
Seal: Toshidama
Signature: Toyohara Kunichika hitsu