Kunisada: The Ghost of Kasane

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Artist: Utagawa Kunisada
Title: The Ghost of Kasane
Series: Comparisons for Thirty-six Selected Poems (Mitate sanjûrokkasen no uchi)
Date: 1852

The actor Ichikawa Kodanji IV as the Ghost of Kasane. She descends in a ghostly flame, clutching her hair and exaggerating the torment of her disfigured face and pitiable soul.

Condition: Very good impression, color and condtion.
Dimensions: ôban (36.8 x 24.9 cm)
Publisher: Iseya Kanekichi
Literature: See MFA for another example.
Signature: Toyokuni ga