Kunisada: Court gentleman and go board (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada
Title: Court gentleman and go board
Series: The Sixty-odd Provinces of Japan (Dai Nippon rokujûyo-shû)
Date: ca. 1845
A historical figure on horseback approaches a go board. Approximately half of the designs for this series were by Kuniyoshi and half were by Kunisada. From the series “The Sixty-odd Provinces of Japan” (Dai Nippon rokujûyo-shû). Provenance: BW Robinson.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Literature: See B.W. Robinson’s “Kuniyoshi: The Warrior Prints” (1982), series number S36.
Seal: censor’s seal
Signature: Kôchôrô Kunisada ga