Toyokuni II: Courtesan in Phoenix Robe (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni II
Title: Courtesan in Phoenix Robe
Series: Bijin...
Date: ca 1830

A courtesan in splendid regalia walks left, an unseen person holding aloft an umbrella for her. Her robes show bamboo on one layer, stylized clouds on another, and a phoenix on the most visible layer. From the series “Bijin __”: one of ten views of Edo is shown in the cartouche.

Condition: Very good impression. Excellent color. Very good condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Yamamotoya Heikichi
Signature: Toyokuni ga