Kuniyoshi: Chapter 54, Yume-no-Ukihashi (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Title: Chapter 54, Yume-no-Ukihashi
Series: Ukiyo-e Comparisons of the Cloudy Chapters of Genji (Genji kumo ukiyo-e awase)
Date: 1845-46

“Floating Bridge of Dreams”. The actor Nakamura Utaemon IV as the judge Aoto Fujitsuna intently watches a faraway peak. An attendant holds his sword, and he sits before a smoky fire. Perhaps he is sending a signal? From the play Aoto-zôshi.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Iseya Ichibei
Literature: Robinson S45.54.
Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga