Yoshitoshi: Nakamura Sojuro Drawing his Sword (Sold)

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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Nakamura Shojuro Drawing his Sword
Series: Kabuki shimpo (Kabuki News)
Date: 1879

We see the kabuki actor Nakamura  Sojuro 中村宗十郎 in the process of drawing his sword. It is possible that he is playing the shogun Yoshinori, or that he is performing in a play about Yoshinori’s life. This is Number 2 in the series.

Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Binding holes left side.

Dimensions: ôban (35.8 x 24.2 cm)
Publisher: Matsumuraya