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Japanese Edo Woodblock Print Kunisada II Actor Samurai

Japanese Edo Woodblock Print Kunisada II Actor Samurai


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Woodblock Prints: Pre 1900: Item # 499699
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Edo Period Japanese woodblock print by Kunisada II (1823-1880) depicting the kabuki actor Nakamura Shikan portraying a samurai. Dates circa 1860's. The cartouches at the upper right bear the names of the actor and subject depicted. The signature of the artist, publisher's seal and censor's seal are located at the upper left. Measures 14 3/8"V x 9 1/2"H. Very good color, condition and impression quality with extensive lacquer highlights. Very thin Japanese mulberry backing.