Kuniyoshi: Enjoying the Evening Cool Beneath a Bridge on the Sumida River

Kuniyoshi: Enjoying the Evening Cool Beneath a Bridge on the Sumida River

Utagawa Kuniyoshi

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Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Title: Enjoying the Evening Cool Beneath a Bridge on the Sumida River
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Date: ca 1842-1846

“Enjoying the Evening Cool Beneath a Bridge” (Hashima no suzumibune). Two beauties on different pleasure boats seem to be looking with interest at a single gentleman on a third boat. We can almost feel the wind blowing and the relaxing time of day.

Condition: Excellent impression , color and condition. Center sheet has mild center fold.
Dimensions: ôban triptych
Publisher: Wakau
Literature: Springfield Museum catalog, page 158, number 72.
Seal: Nanushi seal of Watari (Watanabe Shôemon)
Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga with his paulownia seal

SKU: KUY286


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