Sadanobu: The Actor Kataoka Ichizo I (Sold)

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Artist: Hasegawa Sadanobu (1809-1879)
Title: The Actor Kataoka Ichizo I with Fan and Sword Hilt
Series: Biography of Courageous Warriors (Giyu-den)
Date: 1848

The actor Kataoka Ichizo I as Akizuki Yuminosuke in the play “Shoutsusushi Asago no Banashi”. He holds a fan and grasps onto his sword hilt with his right hand. His look conveys utmost sternness. Exquisitely printed, these works are often compared to surimono for good reason.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Unbacked.
Dimensions: chûban (26 x 18.3 cm)
Signature: Sadanobu