Kuniyoshi: Chapter 26, Tokonatsu (WIld Carnations)
Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Title: Chapter 26, Tokonatsu (WIld Carnations)
Series: Ukiyo-e Comparisons of the Cloudy Chapters of Genji (Genji kumo ukiyo-e awase)
The actor Nakamura Utaemon IV as the heroic fishmonger Danshichi Kurobei immobilizes Ôtori Sagaemon with one hand. His robe seems to feature men in a flooding storm. From the kabuki play “Natsu matsuri”.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Iseya Ichibei
Literature: Robinson S45.26.
Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga