Kunisada: Actor with Toothpick

Kunisada: Actor with Toothpick

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Artist: Utagawa Kunisada
Title: Actor with Toothpick
Series: Untitled set of half-length actor portraits
Date: 1863

Sawamura Tossho II in the role of Kanagashira no Genpei. He brings his arm out from beneath his robe and casts a haughty glance to his right. Behind him is a flower-shaped emblem and upper right are shown two fish in an inset cartouche. The background is made up of pines in the evening.

Condition: Excellent impression and color; very good conition. Backed.
Dimensions: 36.2 x 24.8 cm
Publisher: Kagiya Shobei
Seal: carver: hori Ota Tashichi
Signature: nanajuhachi sai Toyokuni hitsu