Toyokuni I: Actor with Bats (Sold)

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Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni I
Title: Actor with Bats
Date: 1815

Onoe Matsusuke I is shown in full costume, raising his fan and looking below from a high window. Above him fly three bats. This is an unusual memorial portrait for the actor, who was 71 years of age at the time.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Minor stains.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Yamaguchiya Tobei
Signature: Toyokuni ga